Gloria Koenig is a graduate of the UCLA. She was a senior writer and editor at UCLA in the Department of Communications where she contributed regularly to the University's publications. She has written a novel and a collection of short stories, two of which have won literary prizes. A television series on contemporary topics written and produced by Koenig aired on KCOP, Channel 13 in Los Angeles. Her work has appeared in numerous local and national publications including the Los Angeles Times.