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Media savvy writer/editor specializing in general reporting, academia, college admissions, art, careers, and fiction. High level, high production, high passion. Killer web/social media content

 

  • Bylined in print and electronic media, including newspapers (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), business magazines and websites(MacWorld, PC World, Art Business News, careerbuilder.com), and literary/small press (Storyglossia, The Portland Review, Stanford Review, Word Riot, Terrain.org, and others)

  • Creative maven in branding and communications strategy

  • Fortune 500 clients: SBC/AT&T, Harris Corp., Delta Dental, Microsoft, Adobe

  • Exceptional copy editor (instructor at UC Berkeley Extension) with extensive knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style, AP Stylebook, and other style guides

 

Senior Content Strategist - UC Berkeley                      
 
Adjunct Instructor - UC Berkeley Extension                

 

Freelance Writer, Editor

Paste Magazine: Savor History

Paste Magazine: Libraries Helping Feed Hungry

 

Additional Experience

Feature writer and editor, Décor Magazine

Reporter, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis County Journals

HTML/XHTML

PHP

 

Skills

Editing:

CHICAGO MANUAL of STYLE

AP STYLE

In-House STYLE GUIDES

 

Technical:

MICROSOFT SUITE

ADOBE READER

ADOBE CREATIVE SUITE

CMS: Drupal, Google docs, and others

SHAREPOINT

 

Social Media:

FACEBOOK

TWITTER

GOOGLE +

INSTAGRAM

HOOTSUITE

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

CLICKY

 

University of Arizona

MFA Creative Writing

 

 

St. Louis University

BA Journalism

 

 

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