Sflorence

Freelance Writer & Ghostwriter

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Location:Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/sflorence
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$30
Rate/Hr
Sylva Florence
www.linkedin.com/in/sylvaflorence

Education: Southern Oregon University – Ashland, Ore., 2001 – 2002
Indiana University of Pennsylvania – Indiana, Pa., 2002 – 2003
James Madison University – Harrisonburg, Va., 2003 – 2005
Bachelor: Media Art and Design (print journalism)

Relevant classes: Mass Communication Law Photojournalism
News Editing Feature Writing
Interpersonal Communication Media and Ethics

Relevant Experience:

Most applicable experience

• Staff writer for student newspaper (The Siskiyou), Ashland, Ore., 2001
• Variety Editor, photographer and staff writer for student newspaper (The Penn), Indiana, Pa., 2003
• Variety Editor, senior photographer and writer for student newspaper (The Breeze), Harrisonburg, Va., 2004-2005
• Contributing writer and copy editor, ExperiencePlus! newsletter, The Rambler, 2009
• Contributing writer, Brass Magazine, 2010-present
• Write and administer weekly blog, www.thesylvalining.wordpress.com

Skills and accomplishments

• Publish James Madison University College Prowler guidebook, 2004
• First place: Virginia Press Association Feature Writing category, 2005
• Proficient MAC and PC systems, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Quark Express, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Macwrite Pro

Other professional experience

• US Forest Service wilderness ranger, Silverthorne, Co.
May 2008 – November, 2008
• ExperiencePlus! Office Assistant March – November 2009; Call-when-needed bicycle Tour Leader April 2011 – present

Employer contact information available upon request.
Skills (2) Rating
Writing
Ghostwriting