Freelance Content Writer & Fact Checking Freelancer

Location:United States
2 Skills
General Manager
Halloween City - Troy, OH - September 2013 to Present
Personnel management, merchandising, shipping and receiving, sales, basic human resources paperwork
Skills Used
All management skills
SEO content and article writer
Textbroker.com - Telecommute - 2010 to Present
Self assignment of articles, meeting deadlines, proper grammar and self-editing
Skills Used
Time management, basic writing skills
Content Contributor
self-employed - 2009 to Present
content contributions to various websites including examiner.com, hubpages.com, squidoo.com and Yahoo!
Natural Health Consultant
Self employed - Minster, OH - 1995 to Present
personal one-on-one consultations, speaker, educator and writer, specializing in natural health/herbal topics
kitchen manager
FOE 1391 - Minster, OH - February 2013 to September 2013
Scheduling and management of staff; ordering and stocking the kitchen; menu planning; banking and general
middle management accounting.
DSM lab tech
Aerotek Scientific - Miamisburg, OH - 2012 to 2013
Quick testing of various specs of dressings, sauces and condiments manufactured at Cargill in Sidney, Ohio.
Batch lab tech
Adecco Engineering & Technical - Westerville, OH - 2012 to 2012
Batch lab testing of rubber products produced at Veyance Technologies, St. Marys, OH
Analyst, metals dept
Alloway - Lima, OH - 2011 to 2012
Measuring and chemical digestion of various liquid and solid samples for graphite furnace, ICP or
spectrophotometer analysis for various metals content.
cashier/interim asst. manager
Gas America Services - Minster, OH - 2001 to 2012
customer service, general housekeeping,
Inventory counts, stocking, ordering, balancing drawers, banking
Assistant to Hymnal.org database editor
Hymnal.org - Lima, OH - 2009 to 2011
Cataloging of over 100 books (hymnals) donated to the Ohio State-Lima's library, data entry on the hymnal.org
online database by various details (style, meter, author, etc)
Skills Used
Attention to detail; working in sustained silence for prolonged periods of time; data base management
Editorial Assistant
Sidney Daily News - Sidney, OH - May 2008 to October 2008
verify source of letter to the editor; re-type submissions; cataloging past issues; phone and basic clerical duties;
human interest articles on southern Auglaize County, Ohio
stringer and set-up
The Community Post - Minster, OH - 1998 to 2002
photograph & report on local events
Re-type submissions and editing
Bachelor of Science in Arts & Sciences, biology
The Ohio State University, College of Arts & Sciences
Doctor of Naturopathy
Clayton College of Natural Health - Birmingham, AL
Associate of Science
Edison State Community College - Piqua, OH
Minster High School - Minster, OH
Medical terminology, Basic chemical reactions inc. organic and biochem, Water quality testing, Care
of chem. lab equip, Specimen dissection, Math skills up to & including calculus, Mechanical, electrical
physics functions, Cognition/attention/performance psychology, Developmental psychology, Psychobiology/
behavioral neuroscience, Social psychology, Experiment design, Data collection, Statistical analysis,
Intermediate Computer skills, Phone Systems, Newspaper Paste-Up, Word, Excel, Publisher, Quickbooks,
Payroll, Office Equipment use, Shipping Paperwork, Basic Accounting, Writing Skills, Photography, Inventory
& Ordering, Chemistry lab skills, Critical thinking skills, Use of lab equipment, Bellydance instruction, Graphite
furnace and ICP operations, Management of staff, general editing
I feel that I am a very versatile person. Being able to handle many different types of situations has allowed me
the benefit to gain a multitude of experience that I would have never gained by staying in one, parallel area
of employment. As the old adage goes, "variety is the spice of life." I have that spice and am now offering it
up to benefit your organization for the better.
Skills (2) Rating
Content Writing
Fact Checking