Lori DeBoer

Boulder, CO USA

Professional Experience

As a multifaceted writer, editor, marketer and coach, I bring 30 years of media and publishing experience to the table. I write compelling, readable stories and can help others do the same. You will find that I am a stickler for accuracy, skilled at research and disciplined at completing projects under deadline. I enjoy working as part of a team, be that contributing regularly to a magazine or helping a client finish a project. I look forward to talking with you about your writing and editing needs. Journalism: Business, technology, art, food, travel, history and health. Marketing: Websites, social media, press releases, newsletters, business plans and proposals. Editing/Coaching: Fiction, journalism, memoir, blogging, business writing, ghost writing, book proposals and author platform building. Educational: Curriculum and scripts. For more information, please visit my website at http://www.lorideboer.net.


Book Author
14 Years
30 Years
Other, Specify
15 Years


Business (general)
30 Years
Books & Literature
14 Years
16 Years


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
15 Years
Online/new media
19 Years
Book Publishing Consumer
14 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

30 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Arizona Business Magazine (10+), Phoenix Magazine (6-10), Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers (6-10), Valley Guide Quarterly (6-10), Arizona Highways (3-5), Black Enterprise (3-5), Arizona Attorney Magazine (3-5), Short Story Magazine (3-5)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Mayo Clinic Newsletter (3-5), Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (3-5), South Mountain Community Colllege (3-5)

Other Work History

Publisher, Flatirons Literary Review, Boulder, CO, 2013-present Marketing Intern, Paradigm Publishers, Boulder, CO, Spring 2010 Contributing Editor, America West Airlines Magazine, Phoenix, AZ, 2000 Public Relations Coordinator, Gateway Community College, Phoenix, AZ, October 1997-June 1998 Marketing Services & Account Manager, Evergreen Internet, Chandler, AZ, August 1996-October 1997 Information Specialist, Liquid Crystal Institute, Kent State University, Kent, OH, December 1994-April 1996 Assistant Director of College Relations, Buena Vista College, Storm Lake, IA, May 1990-June 1992 Managing Editor, Buena Vista Today, Buena Vista College, Storm Lake, IA, May 1990-June 1992

Technical Skills

Wordpress Publisher

Foreign Language Skills

Conversational German

Computer Skills

Microsoft Word


Laptop 35mm camera Video Recorder Android Phone Audio Recorder


Finalist, Bellevue Literary Contest, Bellevue Literary Review, 2013 Top-25 Finalist, Glimmer Train Fiction Open, 2010 First Place, Business Writing, State Communications Contest, Arizona Press Women, 1999 Best Thesis, History Department, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1998 Regional Paper Winner, Phi Alpha Theta History Honorary Society, 1994 McPhee Fellowship, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1994 Award of Accomplishment from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, 1991 Flatlands Writing Award, The Des Moines Register, 1987


Boulder Writers' Workshop Associated Writing Coaches Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Boulder Media Women Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Pike's Peak Writers