Resume

  • Content and line editing/ghostwriting, copy editing, and proofreading
  • Manuscript evaluation
  • Interior book design
  • Formatting for print-on-demand, ebook, manuscript and academic submissions
  • Ebook conversion
  • Transcription, typing, digital conversion
  • Style manuals: Chicago Manual of Style, APA, MLA, Turabian, AP, Blue Book
  • Software: Word, Acrobat, InDesign, Publisher, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Line Editing Fiction and Creative Nonfiction, workshop with Christina Frey (pagetwoeditorial.com)
  • Writing True: Memoir and Memoir-Based Fiction, with Rob Spiegel, UNM Continuing Education
  • Don’t Assume Anything: Practical Fact-Checking, workshop with Lisa Gold (lisagoldresearch.wordpress.com)
  • Manuscript Critique and Evaluation, webinar with Greg Ioannou
  • Story Tailors, fiction editing workshop with Mia Lipman (dotdotdashes.com)
  • Start Fiction Editing, workshop with Sophie Playle (liminalpages.com)
  • Copyediting Fiction, workshop through Editcetera (editcetera.com)
  • E-Editing PDFs, course with Adrienne Montgomerie
  • E-Editing Word, course with Adrienne Montgomerie
  • Editors and e-Books, EFA course
  • Developmental Editing, Author-Editor Clinic course with Barbara Sjoholm (authoreditorclinic.com)
  • Proofreading workshop, University of Washington
  • Certificate in Editing, University of Washington
  • Administrative Assistant, U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services, 2005-2018
  • Co-owner and Administrative Manager, Pop-A-Lock® NW, 1997-2007
  • Family Law Paralegal, Foster Pepper & Shefelman, 1996-2000
  • Family Law Paralegal and Legal Assistant, Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson, 1992-1996
  • Word Processing Supervisor, Florida Board of Bar Examiners, 1990-1992
  • Owner, A+ Typing and Word Processing, 1985-1990

Editors’ organizations:

Writers’ organizations:

  • Bachelor of Arts degree, English, Florida State University, graduated with honors
  • Certificate in Editing, University of Washington
  • Paralegal Certificate, National Academy for Paralegal Studies