Karen Methot

Freelance Proofreader & Editor

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Location:Leicester, Massachusetts, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/karenmethot
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Career Focus: Freelance proofreader

Skills
. Extensive experience in proofreading and copyediting
. Strong command of the English language
. Serious commitment to excellence in the printed and published word
. Familiarity with varied writing styles
. Microsoft Office • ETapestry • InDesign • Pagemaker • Adobe Suite

Education: University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut \

Professional Experience
Administrative Assistant – Massachusetts Conference UCC
Framingham, Massachusetts
Create flyers, workshop materials and programs. Maintain website. Provide proofreading and editorial support for annual meeting materials, grant applications and the Pastoral Excellence Program.
2006 - Present

Community News Editor, The Cheshire Herald
Cheshire Connecticut
Assigned feature stories. Edited reporters’ stories and press releases. Designed the newspaper using PageMaker and InDesign. Created headlines and cutlines. Selected and edited photos. Wrote feature articles as needed. Proofread the newspaper before going to press.
1995 - 2006.

References and writing samples available upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Proofreading
Editing