Kaci Lane Hindman

Freelance Writer & Editor

Location:Northport, Alabama, United States
Website: http://www.kacilane.com
2 Skills
Bachelor of Arts in Communications, The University of Alabama, 2005 ?
Major: Journalism Minors: English, Creative Writing GPA: 3.8/4.0

• WiseGEEK—edit articles; work closely with writers and content editors; coach writers
• The University of Alabama Press—designed book covers and laid out book interiors; edited manuscripts; worked closely with printing vendors; produced ebooks
• myMissionfulfilled—edited and wrote articles for online missions magazine targeted toward young women
• Life Bible Study—edited books, curriculum, print materials, newsletters, and marketing pieces
• Student Life Bible Study—edited books, curriculum, print materials, newsletters, and marketing pieces
• Cultural Learning Center—edited curriculum and information manual for new school program started for Birmingham children adopted from the Ukraine
• Woman’s Missionary Union—edited educational material for missions efforts including Missions Mosaic magazine, International Mission Study 2008 booklet, and myMissionfulfilled
• Dying to Be Thin—wrote book that uses biblical principles to help young women overcome eating disorders
• West Alabama Christian Living—wrote the young adult column
• Lifted Magazine—wrote multiple articles for online magazine
• Southern Living Online—edited copy, Web content
• AOL Time Warner—edited photos and content for AOL Homes and Foods
• Vibrant Life—wrote article, about how spirituality affects health and how God views physical fitness
• Destination Tuscaloosa—wrote article for Tuscaloosa tourist magazine
• Southword—wrote article for Southern Progress’ internal magazine
• The Crimson White and Dateline Alabama, wrote sports articles and edited copy and Web content
• Cougar on Campus—wrote original short screenplay that won campus-wide contest, noted as Most Marketable and Most Developed Story

• Book covers and interiors, Web site redesign planning for The University of Alabama Press
• Catalogs for Woods & Water, Inc.
• Web sites for AOL Homes and Foods Channels, Southern Living, The Tuscaloosa News, Dateline Alabama
• Yearbook ad pages for Berry Elementary School
• Newspaper advertisement booklet for Southern Baptist Church Association
• Newspaper advertisement booklet for Tuscaloosa Children’s Theatre
• Various brochures, invitations, logos, newsletters, business cards, t-shirts
• Media announcements and short commercials

• University of Alabama Press—manage the production process of all reprint books; organize and facilitate bids and projects among various print vendors; keep track of weekly reports on all reprint books; participate in the organization and design committee for the UA Press Web site redesign project
• Student Life/Life Bible Study—managed all customer feedback, kept spreadsheet files on contract writer payments and updated changes, checked documentation; helped plan, prepare and execute writers’ conferences and training sessions
• Southern Living and Cooking Light magazines—created a database for all recipes featured in over a five-year span
• Alabama Center for Open Government Web site—redesigned and redirected new links for the site sponsored by The Tuscaloosa News, researched government-based Web sites to link to ALACOG

• Clark Broadcasting Network—interview people and host events for local shows; write copy and interview content for shows; help brainstorm and develop new shows and specials

Computer Programs:
Adobe Final Cut Pro, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Bridge; Acrobat Reader; Quark; Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Photo Editor; Word Perfect; Flash, HTML coding in various browsers, Topics, Content Tool/Management systems, Dreamweaver, Front Page; FTP site; Black Magic and Serendipity printing applications; scanners; video editing and camera equipment; proficient with both Mac and PC
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