Joelle Pauley-Fine

San Carlos, CA USA

Professional Experience

With 10+ years of experience in newsrooms and boardrooms, I'm your go-to writer and editor for all things related to health, medicine and wellness. I believe in dynamic writing, scrupulous editing and playing nice in the sandbox. Find me at and view samples of my work at Here's a bit about me and the editorial services that I offer: * 10+ years as a professional writer and editor * Ready and able to interpret complex and technical language and translate it into content that is easily understood by consumer audiences * Current on best practices for writing across all platforms—from print to digital (including web, social media and mobile) * Fluent in many editorial style guides—including AP, Chicago and AMA—and happy to follow your in-house style guide * Reliable, responsible and ready to take charge


Content Editor (online)
9 Years
Copy Editor
10 Years
12 Years


12 Years
Other, Specify
8 Years
8 Years


Newsletter - Trade
2 Years
Newsletter - Consumer
2 Years
PR (in-house) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
8 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

12 Years

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Sutter Health (6-10)

Other Work History

Stanford University: Senior Communications Writer/Information Editor from 2012 to 2013 Sutter Health (Palo Alto Medical Foundation & Mills-Peninsula Health Services, Sutter Health Corporate): Senior Writer/Editor & Managing Editor from 2004 to 2010 Crittenden Publishing: Reporter from 2003 to 2004 Advisory Board Company: Staff Writer from 2002 to 2003 Bureau of National Affairs: Wire Editor/Reporter from 2001 to 2002

Technical Skills

Adobe Photoshop, InDesign (basics)

Foreign Language Skills




Computer Skills

Operating Systems: Windows, Mac, iOS CMS: Drupal, WordPress, SharePoint Other: Microsoft Office, Basecamp, SEO, HTML, Skype, Teamsite


Laptop, digital camera, digital recorder

Work Permits & Visas



Available upon request; testimonials can be found on my LinkedIn profile at