Rita Breedlove

708 Hidden Meadows Court Paola, KS 66071
Website: https://www.facebook.com/EditorialServicesRitaBreedlove

Professional Experience

Editor of books, magazines, web sites, and corporate communications in the fields of pharmaceuticals, technology, finanical planning, insurance, and health. Twenty-five years of loving words and precise communication.


15 Years
Content Editor (online)
5 Years
Copy Editor
15 Years


Business (general)
10 Years
Personal Finance
5 Years
5 Years


Marketing (in-house) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
10 Years
Magazine - Local/Regional magazines
5 Years
Academia Teaching
6 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

25 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Science PROBE!, (10+), AURA magazine (10+)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Merrill Lynch (10+), Merck (10+), Aetna (10+), Delaware Investments (10+)

Other Work History

Journalism instructor: Texas Christian University Adjunct instructor: Speech and Developmental English Facilitator for University of Phoenix English cources

Foreign Language Skills

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Computer Skills

Microsoft Office, file sharing, project management, publishing systems


Computers, printers, production

Work Permits & Visas

Not applicable


Tommy Thomason 817-257-7000, Former colleague Professor, Schieffer School of Journalism; Director, Texas Center for Community Journalism Texas Christian University 2800 S. University Drive Fort Worth, Texas 76129 t.thomason@tcu.edu Lauro Munoz 832-824-1000 Occupational Therapist, Texas Children's Hospital 6621 Fannin St Houston, Texas 77030 lmunoz1@comcast.net Former student Sid Karpoff 732-972-3471 Senior Content Strategist, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage 27 Westbrook Court Morganville, New Jersey 07751 sidkarpoff@msn.com Former supervisor Lee Kessler 847-266-7070 Formerly freelanced assignments for publications I edited Owner, Lee Kessler Communications 660 la Salle Place, Suite 3a Highland Park, Illinois 60034 cleancopy@leekessler.com


Philadelphia Writer's Conference: Genre writing first and second place


Intermittent: The Authors Guild; The Society of Professional Journalists; Sigma Delta Chi; Kappa Tau Alpha, National Journalism Scholarship Society; Sigma Tau Delta, National English Honor Society; Kappa Delta Pi, An Honor Society in Education; Trinity Arts Writers' Association; Austin Writer's Association; Oklahoma Writer's Association.



Representative samples of editing, writing, proofreading, conference speaker events