Jameela Wahlgren is an illustrator and educator from Philadelphia. Her goal as an artist is to convey emotion through images, and to add whatever she can to the net amount of kindness and goodness in the world. In 2016 she founded the Philadelphia Illustration Guild to serve as a hub for artists in the city. In the past she has worked with Disney Hyperion, Vox Media,  Hachette Book Group, National Geographic Kids and others to create work that she hopes inspires a new generation of artists.
Jameela uses she/her pronouns.