Lori Mitchell has worked as a freelance designer, illustrator, and teacher ever since graduating with honors from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Her inspiration for writing Different Just Like Me is her own daughter, April, who has vitiligo, a loss of pigment that presents itself as white spots all over the skin. Lori has spent a lot of time traveling and learning about different cultures and people. She now lives in San Diego with her husband Dan and their daughter.
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