Teresa Kellogg

Freelance Editor & Copywriter

Location:Gilbert, Arizona, United States
2 Skills
3+ years experience in communications industry, working in a fast-paced environment.
Reported news stories for publication or broadcast, describing the background and details of events.
Arranged interviews with people who can provide information about a story.
Reviewed copy and corrected errors in content, grammar, and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
Reviewed and evaluated notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details.
Determined a story's emphasis, length, and format, and organize material accordingly.
Researched and analyzed background information related to stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information.
Gathered information about events through research, interviews, experience, or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social, or other functions.
Investigated breaking news developments, such as disasters, crimes, or human-interest stories.
Researched and reported on specialized fields such as medicine, science and technology, politics, foreign affairs, sports, arts, consumer affairs, business, religion, crime, or education.
Receive assignments or evaluate leads or tips to develop story ideas.

Served as online editor of institutional newspaper
Edited stories for print and online media
Received assignments to develop story ideas
Evaluated an issue to determine if newsworthy
Researched and produced articles for institution news publication.
Developed constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time.
Used computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data, or process information.
Bachelor Degree
Troy University
Troy, AL
Degree in Print Journalism/Advertising
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