Kate Johnson

Freelance Editor & Proofreader

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Location:Colchester, Connecticut, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/katejohnson
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KATE JOHNSON

EXPERIENCE

2006 – present Freelance Editor and Proofreader
Developmental, content, and copyediting and proofreading of nonfiction books, journal articles, manuals, website content, and other media on diverse topics.

2003 – 2006 Editor - Basic Health Publications (off-site) Columbus, OH/Laguna Beach, CA
Developmental, content, and copyediting of authors’ drafted book manuscripts on health, conventional and alternative medicine, and self-care.

2001 – 2003 Associate Editor, Office Manager - Science Editors Company Peace Dale, RI
Content and copyediting and proofreading of books, chapters, journal articles, grant proposals, and website content. Codeveloping of company projects.

1999 – 2001 Junior Editor - Biology Editors Company Peace Dale, RI
Copyediting, proofreading, fact checking, and advanced word processing.

1993 – 1999 Assistant Greenhouse Manager - Schartner Farms Exeter, RI

1988 – 1993 Research Assistant - Brown University Sleep Research Laboratory Providence, RI

1986 – 1988 Research Assistant - Yale University Psychophysiology Center New Haven, CT

EDUCATION

1986 BA, psychobiology, Yale University

REFERENCES

• Vanessa Spann, Healthy Travel Media, vspann@healthtraveler.net
• Roy Vartabedian, Designs for Wellness Press, healthdoc@nutripoints.com
• Art Ludwig, Oasis Design, oasis@oasisdesign.net
• Norman Goldfind, Basic Health Publications, ngoldfind@basichealthpub.com

SELECTED PROJECTS

2011 Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Asan Medical Center
Managing, content, and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media (in press)
2011 Patients Beyond Borders: Monterrey, Mexico, Edition
Content and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media (in press)
2011 To Find the Way of Love: The Purpose of Our Existence
Developmental, content, and copyeditor and proofreader - AuthorHouse
2011 Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Cleveland Clinic
Content and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media (in press)
2011 Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Bumrugrad Medical Center
Content and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2011 Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Kameda Medical Center
Managing, content, and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2010 Championship Gymnastics: Biomechanical Techniques for Shaping Winners
Copyeditor and proofreader - Designs for Wellness Press
2010 Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Barbados Fertility Center
Managing, content, and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2010 Laundry to Landscape (DVD)
Copyeditor and proofreader - Oasis Design
2010 The Power of Nutrition with Enzymes
Developmental, content, and copyeditor and proofreader - Designs for Wellness Press
2009 Patients Beyond Borders: Turkey Edition
Content and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2009 Patients Beyond Borders: Thailand Edition
Content and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2009 Patients Beyond Borders: Malaysia Edition
Developmental, content, and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2009 The New Create an Oasis with Greywater
Copyeditor and proofreader - Oasis Design
2009 Water Storage: Tanks, Cisterns, Aquifers, and Ponds
Copyeditor and proofreader - Oasis Design
2009 Your Body Speaks—Your Body Heals: A New Dimension in Nutritional Healing
Developmental, content, and copyeditor and proofreader - Designs for Wellness Press
2008 Patients Beyond Borders: Korea Edition
Developmental, content, and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2008 SuperCharge for the Winning Edge
Content and copyeditor and proofreader - Designs for Wellness Press
2008 Patients Beyond Borders: Singapore Second Edition
Content and copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2008 ProMetabolics: Your Personal Guide to Transformational Health and Healing
Developmental, content, and copyeditor and proofreader - Designs for Wellness Press
2008 Principles of Ecological Design: Integrating Technology, Economics, and Ecology
Copyeditor and proofreader - Oasis Design
2008 Patients Beyond Borders: Taiwan Edition
Copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2008 Getting Well, Staying Well
Content and copyeditor - Phoenix Books
2008 Patients Beyond Borders: Second World Edition
Copyeditor - Healthy Travel Media
2007 Gorgeous Skin for Teens
Content and copyeditor - Allen & Unwin
2007 Fundamentals of Polysomnography and Sleep Disorders
Content and copyeditor - Intellisleep
2007 I Want Healthy Kids
Content and copyeditor - Mediagenic
2007 Kansas: Off the Beaten Path
Proofreader - Globe Pequot Press
2007 Scavenger Hike Adventures: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Proofreader - Globe Pequot Press
2007 Builder's Greywater Guide
Copyeditor and proofreader - Oasis Design

2007 Journey to the High Southwest
Proofreader - Globe Pequot Press
2006 Create an Oasis with Greywater
Copyeditor and proofreader - Oasis Design
2006 Digestive Wellness for Children
Developmental, content, and copyeditor - Basic Health Publications
2005 Healthy Travel
Developmental, content, and copyeditor - Basic Health Publications
2005 Weight Success for a Lifetime
Developmental, content, and copyeditor - Basic Health Publications
2004 Overcoming Sleep Disorders Naturally
Developmental, content, and copyeditor - Basic Health Publications
2004 Rawsome!
Copyeditor (and unofficial developmental editor) - Basic Health Publications
2004 Beetle Fauna of Rhode Island: An Annotated Checklist
Copyeditor - Rhode Island Natural History Survey
2003 The Guide to Pressing Seaweed
Coeditor and proofreader - Cryptogamic Botany Company
2003 Rhode Island's Foliose and Fruticose Lichens
Manuscript adaptor (for Web) and copyeditor - Rhode Island Natural History Survey
2002 Encyclopedic Dictionary of Hydrogeology
Developmental and principal copyeditor - Academic Press
2000 – 2001 Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development
Coauthor and copyeditor - VA Office of Research and Development
2000 – 2001 Various articles for core revision of Encyclopaedia Britannica
Copyeditor and fact checker - Encyclopaedia Britannica
2000 Myelopathy, Radiculopathy, and Peripheral Entrapment Syndromes
Principal copyeditor - CRC Press
1999 – 2000 The Natural Pharmacist (Web and print series)
Copyeditor - Prima Publishing
1998 Introduction to Polysomnography – A Manual for Research Apprentices
Coeditor - Brown University/E.P. Bradley Hospital
1997 Cue Cards: PENChart, Provider Central, and Front Desk
Coauthor, designer, editor, and proofreader - Total Healthcare Solutions
1993 Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreaming
Assistant to the editor-in-chief (and coauthor of several articles) - Macmillan
Skills (2) Rating
Editing
Proofreading