An energetic proofreader, copyeditor and transcriber experienced in writing and editing copy, creating marketing materials, coordinating layout and creating manuals. Experienced in word processing, transcribing and editing of legal, business, psychological reports and research materials. Also experienced in research, advertising sales and as a production assistant (media).
Owner, Media Militia Productions 2011 - Present
Owner and Editor, Incisive Business Services, LLC 1998 – 2013
Over the past 8 years, I have founded, owned and operated a small business that has grown substantially in the virtual administrative assistance field. I have provided quality transcription, editorial and virtual office assistance to a varied clientele in the academic, legal and mental health fields. I have also provided quality editing, transcription, research and creative skills to clients in the film making industry and in the communications field in general. I have extensive experience in all of these fields in a supportive, production and creative role.
My goal is to continue to grow my business and provide quality office and administrative assistance to my clients and to expand my opportunities in the communications field.
I currently work with Olive Tree Ad Network in national advertising sales and help publishers monetize their social media. I also work in public relations and entertainment management and as a booking agent for concerts.
Paralegal, Martin & Nelson, P.C. 1999
Updated client database, proofread and edited legal documents, filed legal documents with the court, acted as office manager, assisted attorneys with trial preparation and attended trials, updated calendar on a daily basis as well as extensive research on cases, writing, editing and word processing services for the firm’s attorneys.
Office Manager; Asst. Editor, The Publisher’s Group 1997
Worked in an editorial position while simultaneously acting as office manager for the company. Edited text and layout for articles and advertisements, including charts and graphs, photo captioning, and selection of photo accompaniment. Produced and created news stories and trade manuals and publications. Ensured that the office ran efficiently and professionally.
Executive Secretary, Gem Insurance Company 1996-1997
Worked with three vice presidents and the Human Resource Director, undertaking high-level administrative assistant duties
BS Mass Communication, University of Utah, 1993
BS Psychology, University of Utah, 1993
HIF Documentary Film Program – University of Utah, 2012 - 2013
Classically Trained in Piano Performance – Wasatch Music Academy / Private Lessons
• Adobe Platform, Microsoft Office, VISIO, Internet, Social Media Expert
• Proficient on PC and MAC Platforms and in most Multi-Media Publishing Programs