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Karen Danner

Freelance Book Writer & Creative Writer

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Location:Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Phone: 480-409-4470
Website: http://karensdanner.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/karendanner
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CAREER OBJECTIVE
To write: freelance, content, training and development, ghost articles.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
More than 20 years of experience managing and facilitating changes in systems, human resource functions and personnel training and development. Strength in all areas of writing, Possess excellent writing and interviewing skills. Gifted in identifying areas of excellence in all individuals. Highly self-motivated with skills to design, write and implement curriculums for personal development and learning. Adept at handling a variety of complex, detailed tasks, while consistently focusing on simplicity and clarity. Strong performer in team and individual environments. Dedicated individual, continually striving to offer the most current and applicable information for readers.

SELECTED ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Contract author, The Heartful Path
• Training and systems manuals
• Taught 4 semester of Meditation at ASU.
• Nationally published freelance writer.
• Presentation and facilitation of coaching practices at Scottsdale Community College and Arizona State University.
• Regular contributor to local publications as a freelance writer and columnist.

• Author, Life Moves, a wellness promotion book with emphasis on individuality in exercise lifestyle integration.
• Development and facilitation of wellness and exercise workshops for adults.
• Keynote speaker on health and wellness promotion.
• Facilitation of teen wellness programs for several non-profit organizations.
• Various co-author and ghost writing project

PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE

2007 – Current
Biltmore Family Physicians (Contract)

2002 – Current
Freelance Writer

2001-Current
Love Yourself Well™
Chandler, AZ
Founder
Speaker, author, coach

2004 – 2006
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
Adjunct Faculty – Lecturer Mindfulness


1996 – 2004
Future for KIDS (non-profit)
Scottsdale, AZ
Mentor Program Training and Development

1998-2001
Preferred Chiropractic Centres
Tempe, AZ
Director of Human Resources & Training Development

1993 – 1998
MAC/TCS
Chandler, AZ
Operations Manager & Human Resources Coordinator


EDUCATION
-Arizona State University Tempe, AZ
Bachelor of Science 2002
Exercise Science & Health Promotion
Eng Lit/Creative Writing

CONTINUING ED
-Communications & HR
-American Council on Exercise Certification

-Life Coaching Internship and Certification through
Arizona State University

-United Centers for Spiritual Living Scottsdale, AZ
Spiritual Counseling License

-Wellcoaches, Inc training and Certification
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Book Writing
Creative Writing