Katie Barton

Freelance Blog Writer & Ghostwriter

1966
Location:Springfield, Missouri, United States
Website: http://livingwiththebirds.wordpress.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/katiebarton
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OBJECT IVE
Writing and editing are Katie Barton's passion.

Katie has recently been hired as the editor of a new lifestyle magazine in Springfield, Mo., and she's excited to work with you on a freelance or part-time basis.

Katie's freelance projects have included writing articles for various organizations and live-blogging a ****** trial for a local NBC affilliate.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Associate Editor | T he Lawyer's Logbook | Springfield, Missouri | From 2011 to 2012
edited all content for national legal magazine, contributed written content, worked with contributing authors, gathered all
content including articles, author bios and advertisements, worked with graphic designer, print shop and mail house,
assisted with marketing the magazine’s parent legal association

Social Media Intern | Holley Creative | Washington D.C. | From 2011 to 2011
improved client company’s social media reach and increased followers’ engagement, planned and created quality content
for client company’s social media accounts including Facebook, Twitter and blog, worked with client to ensure social
media content represented company accurately

Editor | Outlook Student Newspaper | College of the Ozarks | From 2009 to 2011
edited all content, completed writing, design and photography assignments quickly to meet deadlines, maintained
relationships with news sources, planned story ideas, organized all aspects of the publication, managed the time of myself
and the staff to ensure all tasks were completed to meet deadlines, motivated staff members’ continued improvement

Editorial Intern | Whitaker Publishing | Springfield, Missouri | From 2010 to 2010
contributed written content for 417 Magazine, 417 Home and 417 Bride, successfully balanced multiple reporting and factchecking
assignments with varying deadlines

EDUCAT ION
College of the Ozarks | Point Lookout, Missouri | From 2007 to 2011
Area of Study/Major: Journalism

SKILLS
Writing Proficiency: Advanced
Editing Proficiency: Advanced
Social Media Proficiency: Advanced
Blogging Proficiency: Advanced

HONORS & AWARDS
2009 Clay M. Anderson Journalism Award
2010 Clay M. Anderson Journalism Award
2011 Clay M. Anderson Journalism Award
2010-2011 Alumni Association Scholarship
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