Assistant Professor of Professional Practice


WCB 4005


(305) 284-9722


Margaret Cardillo holds degrees from Boston College and University of Miami. Margaret’s writing for the screen won a College Emmy and received several Best of Fest awards. Her books have been awarded the Florida Book Award Gold Medal and the Texas Bluebonnet Award. The film rights for her first children’s book, Just Being Audrey, a biography of Audrey Hepburn, went to Lionsgate where it is currently in development. A former children’s book editor, Margaret now teaches screenwriting at the University of Miami. She lives in Miami with her family and is currently at work on more scripts and books. You can visit her online at

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