Career Focus: Freelance proofreader
. 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 \
Administrative Assistant – Massachusetts Conference UCC
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
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