Nathan Scott McNamara grew up in Spencer, NY and now lives in Providence, RI. His work has been published at The Atlantic, The Washington Post, The Village Voice, The Poetry Foundation, Literary Hub, The Los Angeles Review of Books, and more. He is he is the senior corporate and foundation relations officer for the national early childhood literacy organization Reach Out and Read.

Nate is represented by Kate Johnson at MacKenzie Wolf.

Nate pets a cat.