Sidney A. Lucas

Freelance Book Writer & Creative Writer

Location:Eugene, Oregon, United States
Phone: (541) 953-2179
2 Skills
Sidney Aiden Lucas

3150 Kinsrow Ave Unit 293 Eugene, OR. 97402 (541) 953-2179


To provide professional quality creative writing for manuscript including non-fiction or autobiography writing/editing

Professional Academic Credentials:

University of Oregon-Eugene, OR. 2010-2012
Bachelors of Science: Journalism (Public Relations)

University of California: Davis-Davis, CA. 2009-2010
Bachelors of Science: Anthropology

West Hills College-Lemoore, CA. 2007-2009

Associates of Science: Biology
Associates of Arts: Psychology
Associates of Arts: Social Science
Associates of Arts: Liberal Arts

Relevant Professional Experience:

Manuscript: A Family Reunion: Red in tooth and Claw (600+ Pages) In editorial process 2005-Present
Artists Way by Julia Cameron 2009-2010
Published Web Articles:
Irrationality of Empathy
Need for Monogomy

UC Davis: Nutritional Sciences
Duty Position: Researcher and Writer ferritin analysis 2009-2010
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Sutter Health Medical Center: Volunteer 2009-2010

United States Air Force: 2004-2008
Duty Position: SrA Avionics Technical Writer (C-5/C-130)
Authored technical publications, engineering prints, engineering orders and certification plans for aircraft upgrades and programs sold to foreign aircraft clientele.

Licenses and Certifications:

Department of Defense Project Management
Technical/Occupational Instructor
Technical Training Practicum
Technical Developer
Technical Writer
Self Aid and Buddy Care
Law of Armed Conflict, Anti-Terrorism and Code of Conduct Briefing
Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Defense Training (NBCDT)
First Aid Responding to Emergencies
CPR/AED: Adult and Child

Software Experience:

Microsoft OS 95, 98, 2000, NT, Professional, XP, Vista, 7
Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Entourage, Access)
Typing Proficiency (55 WPM)
Microsoft Project
Visual Basic, Visual C++, C++
PERL and SQL (Queries, Tables, Reports, Macros, Data, Transactions, Strings)
Adobe Professional, Dreamweaver, Photoshop
Objective-C (Cocoa), Java, Linux, Open/Pure/XDarwin
AutoSketch and AutoCAD (R14, R14.5, and Mechanical 3, AutoCAD)
PSpice and Spice Design

Professional Awards:

Distinguished DoD Leadership Award (Received for team management)
Quarterly DoD Recognition for Excellence (ISD/INOP Application Excellence)
DoD Recognition for Excellence in LEAN Concept Applications
Designated C-5 Subject Matter Expert (SME) for C-5 Airframe in 2003
Over 2000 Hours in Technical Instruction Award
Community Service Recognition: Davis, California
Basic Military Training

Professional Associations:
American Chemical Society (ACS)
Phi Beta Kappa (Honorary Society)
Asklepiads (Pre-med Society)
Society Professional Journalists (SPJ)
Skills (2) Rating
Book Writing
Creative Writing