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Marybeth Ann Traut

Freelance Article Writer & Book Writer

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Location:Girard, Pennsylvania, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/marybethanntraut
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MARYBETH A. TRAUT
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Objective: To obtain a position in which I can utilize my creative writing skills while still holding to my personal values. A position where I can thrive as a writer and author and at the same time provide valuable information, hope and resources to my reader.

Professional Experience
2005 – PRESENT PUBLISHED AUTHOR
“Diabetes In The Family”
? Previously published as “One Last Wish”
? Published with Tate Publishing Company, Inc.
? Am also a publich speaker for/and about the subject of diabetes
? Have had my work published in the Erie Times News
? Have had my articles published in the ECDA newsletter
? Have had radio interviews to coincide with book release and introduction
? My writing has also, been presented to our congressmen and women in Washington, DC
2014 CURRENT PROJECT IN REVIEW GIRARD, PA
“WHERE IS THE HOPE?”
? Current writing project at publishing house – offered a contract.
? A journal turned book dealing with the personal experiences of depression and hopelessness
? Current project is a proposed book over 200 pages
? Contains a personal journal to accompany book
? Will be setting up personal speaking engagements to coincide with book release
? Have done radio interviews to pre-introduce the new book
2014 CURRENT PROJECTS IN PROCESS GIRARD, PA
“HOLLYWOOD LITES”
? Current writing project in process.
? A novel dealing with todays teenagers and the outside voices trying to steer them wrong.
? Proposed book containing approximately 200 pages
? A Christian based novel dealing with scripture
2014 CURRENT PROJECTS IN PROCESS GIRARD, PA
“NOAH’S DAY”
? Current writing project in process.
? A children’s book based on animals and animal rescues.
? Contains illustrations as well as written storylines.
1997 - PRESENT MARYBETH TRAUT DESIGNS GIRARD, PA
Architectural/Interior Designer
? Own and operate my own design firm
? Design and draft architectural projects for local builders – some from ground up/others; renovations
? Complete blueprints
? Prepare project boards to specify materials, colors and finishes for projects from start to finish
? Complete design layouts and renovations based on given land and buildings

1997 – PRESENT C. R. TRAUT AGENCY GIRARD, PA
Owner/Agent Insurance Agency
? Handle personal and small commercial property and auto policies
? Responsible for writing up policies to cover all aspects of a clients life
? Responsible for all computer technology of company
? Responsible for all forms of accounting for the company; accounts receivable to accounts payable

2010 – 2011 DIABETES IN THE FAMILY LUCY RADIO NETWORK
Internet Radio Host/ Health Beat Radio
? Completely Responsible for program itinerary – daily show programming.
? Responsible for locating, addressing and interviewing daily guests.
? Responsible for increasing radio listeners as well as program sponsors.
? Responsible to my listeners to include factual information as well as informative subjects, while keeping it entertaining.


Education
1980-1985 Mercyhurst College Erie, PA
? Bachelors Degree in Science
? Interior Design and CMIS
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Book Writing