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Professional/Personal Overview
  As an editor and writer with over a decade of experience under my belt, I have had the pleasure of working on books, magazines, web sites, catalogs, presentations--all manner of content. I enjoy it all and love working in a wide variety of industries and with diverse clientele. My writing has focused on the areas of DIY, food & beverage, green living and thrift.
Work Info
Book Author 3 Years
Copy Editor 15 Years
Editor 12 Years
Finance 5 Years
Food 12 Years
Lifestyle 12 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
12 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Worth magazine (11+), Workman publishing (6-10), Tin House Books (3-5)
Other Work History
Executive Editor, Imbibe magazine
Managing Editor, 02138 magazine
Associate Editor, HarperCollins Publishers
Computer Skills
Word, Excel, Photoshop, InCopy, Quark, Adobe Reader/Acrobat, WordPress, Drupal (etc.), Mac, PC, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, ecommerce (Etsy), MailChimp
Laptop, camera, audio recorder, smartphone
Freelancers Union
Contact for references.
BA from Vassar College
MA in English from Boston University
Cookbook copyediting course, NYU
Freelancer Availability
I occasionally freelance. I live near Portland, OR. I am willing to travel locally. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
(Workman Publishers, 5/1/2010)
It all starts with a penny. An indispensable omnibus for graduates sharing their first apartment, young families stretching a dollar, retirees, students, frugalistas (the fashionably frugal), career-changers, and anyone who wants to cut back and needs ideas for how to get started, Be Thrifty offers