Our Clear Fork Publishing Team

Callie Metler-Smith

Owner & Editor

Author & Illustrator


Callie Metler-Smith is the owner of Clear Fork Media Group in Stamford, Texas. She has owned the Stamford American since 2009 and Clear Fork Publishing since 2014. When not working on her corner of the Stamford Square, she is spending time with her husband, Philip and two sons, Logan and Ben.

Erin Amy McFarlane

Communications Director


With years of experience in video production, on air journalism, media management and communications - Erin has always been passionate about blending her background with creative interests. As a professional well versed in brand growth and development - she is also a lifelong writer with a love of literature. She currently lives with her husband in Austin, Texas.