Charlotte Digregorio (born Charlotte Antonia Digregorio, 1953, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.), retired professor, editor, publisher, writer, and poet working in 15 forms. Author of seven books, two of which include haikai. Winner of 64 awards and 4 Pushcart Prize nominations. Translates from Italian; her own poems have been translated into eight languages. Organizes conferences and workshops and teaches in schools and universities. Judged the Haiku Society of America’s Brady senryu awards and the Virgilio Memorial Competition. HSA Midwest Regional Coordinator and Second Vice President in the 2010s. Blogs The Daily Haiku feature. Lives in Winnetka, Illinois.