Jeanette Prather

Freelance Editor & Writer

Location:Staten Island, New York, United States
2 Skills
Objective: Editor/Writer Positions

Newspaper & Magazine Writing Experience:
Beautiful/Decay, The Daily Forty-Niner Newspaper, Dance, DIG, Ehow, E.L.M., IEFEEXpress, L.A. Splash, Move, Movmnt, Suite 101, Valley Scene

Editorial Experience:
Movmnt Magazine, New York City, NY, copy and production editor, 2007 – 2009
U.25 Magazine, San Antonio, TX, editorial board, 2007 - 2008
Dance Magazine, New York City, NY, editorial intern, 2007
DIG Magazine, (CSULB Campus) Long Beach, CA, managing editor, 2006 – 2007
Daily Forty-Niner Newspaper, (CSULB Campus) Long Beach, CA, city editor, 2005

Broadcasting Experience:
KBeach Radio, (CSULB Campus), Long Beach, CA, disc jockey, 2007
Fox News Channel, Los Angeles, CA, intern, 2004

Book Experience:
Flicker (fiction)
“Vital Energy” (prose)

California State University, Long Beach, Calif. B.A. in print journalism w/French and international studies minor and an emphasis in dance, May 2007, GPA 3.0
Institut des Études Français pour Étudiants Étrangers (IEFEE), Aix-Marseille III, Aix-en-Provence, France. Advanced journalism intensive course, and wrote, designed and published articles in IEFEEXpress and Ladies Room magazines
Universal Class' Novel Writing and Freelance Writing courses
$1’000 journalism scholarship from Toyota
Best Overall Magazine Editor (CSULB)
Member, Society of Professional Journalists
Member, Amnesty International
Member, American Women in Radio & Television
Member, Freelancer's Union
Member, Partners for Success (CSULB)
Leadership Academy Graduate (CSULB)
French Club (CSULB)
Public Relations Student Society of America (CSULB)
CPR & First Aid certified

Skills & Misc:
MS Word, Adobe InDesign, Acrobat Pro., Photoshop/Illustrator, Dropbox, Article Manager, WordPress
AP, Chicago, MLA and APA writing styles
fluent in French
staff photographer, Trapeze School New York (2011)
Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) tutor, Long Beach, CA (2002 – 2005)
hostess for TV pilot, “The Life” (2004)
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