Vandever is the Co-writer and Associate Producer of the independent film JUST ONE TIME and the author of the novel THE BRONTE PROJECT, published by Random House (US) and Simon & Schuster (UK) and translated into Spanish, Italian, and Polish.Her second novel, AMERICAN TANGO was published in June, 2016. Her work has appeared in First City, Redbook, The Village Voice, and The New York Times. She currently has a screenplay under option with producer Scott Foster.

She teaches courses in Screenwriting, Screwball & Romantic Comedy, and Women in Film.



B.A., University of Washington
M.F.A., Columbia University

Areas of Expertise

  • Production
  • Screenwriting
  • Writing