Julia Bond Ellingboe (born in Memphis, Tennessee) is a game designer and publisher who writes independent role-playing games. She also is known for making old-fashioned herbal remedies. Ellingboe and her husband have edited and published Valley Network, a periodical which features area writers and artists. She named her company Stone Baby Games to honor her daughter who likes garden statues.
She has a bachelor’s degree in religion and biblical literature from Smith College and has been living in Greenfield, Massachusetts.