Kirrili Lonergan is a children’s book illustrator and a mother of four. She has loved drawing and communicating visually from an early age.

Her first EK picture book was Dandelion’s written by Katrina McKelvey and she has another picture book with EK coming up in 2017.

Kirrili is the co-creator of the Lessons of a LAC anxiety early intervention school workshops. Lessons of a LAC is a ‘resource tool’ picture book written by practicing psychologist, Lynn Jenkins. The second book in the series of five ‘Brave’ has just been released.

She is thrilled to be an illustrator of children’s picture books as she has a great understanding of the needs of children through her many years working as a paediatric nurse.

Kirrili is the Vice President of the CBCA Newcastle Sub-branch.