Amy Brown

Freelance Article Writer & Book Writer

Location:Hampton, Virginia, United States
2 Skills
Professional Profile

I am a creative writer with months of both professional and creative experience in working in collaborative team environments working in the industry as well as an experienced professional assistant. I have worked, researched both for professional and personal goals, as well as edit peer papers and essays for others.

Professional experience as an Administrative Assistant
Experience as a writer, layout editor and editor for newspaper and creative magazine
Years of meeting deadlines ahead of schedule and completing assignments
High typing speed of 70 wpm as tested
Knowledge and proficient working in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook as well as knowledge of Open Office, Corel Word Perfect, Microsoft Publisher and Access
Very adept at research, blogging, as well as professional presentations, training guides, articles, and essays
Interpersonal skills and customer service background and excellent communication skills
Creative, ambitious person that thrives in a creative environment


Johnson & Wales University – Providence, RI 09/2012-11/2012
Everest University-Online 07/2003-06/2004
Earned 42 Credits

Potomac Senior High School – Dumfries, VA
Earned Advance Diploma- June 2002

Relevant Experience

Potomac Panthers Newspaper 2002
Feature Editor
Potomac Senior High School, Dumfries, VA

Out of the Blue Creative Magazine 2001-2002
Layout Editor, Editor in Chief
Potomac Senior High School, Dumfries, VA

Campus Herald Newspaper 2012
Feature Writer
Johnson & Wales University , Providence, RI

Tessada & Associates — NASA Langley Research Center
Administrative Support Assistant, 02/2009 to 08/2012
Working for SLS Project Office and Ares I-X CM/LAS Project Office in a fast paced environment, the following was expected and meet:
Travel setup for individuals and groups; office supply orders; operating and maintaining fax/copy machines along with printers; instructing others on the use of Microsoft Office Programs in 2007 and 2010 and providing troubleshooting; answer multi-phone lines; general upkeep of files and valuable IT equipment; order IT equipment; disseminating information via e-mail or mail to employees; monthly safety inspections; coordinating office moves; maintaining and creating Purchase Requisitions using SAP software; attending all training and meetings; arranging meetings for both project offices using Microsoft Outlook 2007 and 2010; knowledge of Mac Operating System; help train new employees for project office environments.

Examples of Professional Work

The Leaf on
The Spirits Come Out at PPAC for Campus Herald
ACLU: Do We Need Them? For Campus Herald
Resurrected from Limbo: Countdown to Fall Premieres for Campus Herald
Rumble in the Jungle for Campus Herald
Etiquette Rules for the Ladies Restroom
Travel Training Presentation
Top 5 Horror Movies for Campus Herald

Social Media
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Book Writing