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Benito Gallego - Freelance Comic Art & Fantasy Art
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Benito Gallego (born in Madrid, Spain) is a BFA experienced artist who has been a long-time collaborator artist for SWORD, a Spanish Sword & Sorcery fanzine-turned-commercial publication contributing with cover illustrations, comics and pin-ups based upon the characters and concepts created by Robert E. Howard. He has also worked as the regular artist for ANTHEM and CAPTAIN THUNDER & BLUE...
Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Alejandro Jimena Cabezas - Freelance Comic Art & Book Illustration
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3.0
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Hello, I'm Alex. I'm from Madrid, Spain. I have been drawing forever. I love it. I'm currently working on a comic book with my wife and do lots of children's book illustrations for my kids and friends. My Spanish translation is with English and French.
Madrid, Spain
Diego Moreno - Freelance Comic Art & Children's Book Illustration
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4.0
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Comic book inker/artist, Illustrator, 2D Animator and Graphic Designer.
Alcalá De Henares, Madrid, Spain

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Nathan E. Baker - Freelance Article Writing & Technical Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
$25
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Nathan E. Baker – Web Designer/Manager, Professional Writer www.nathanebaker.com contact@nathanebaker.com Tired of hiring web designers that can't “do” HTML or CSS? Tired of hiring web designers that can do only code work? Look no further. I'm a web designer that is fully versed with HTML and CSS and is familiar with hosting and managing HTML sites, CMS sites, and hybrid websites, including store sites, catalog sites, and promotional/presence web sites. My range of skills includes graphics, photography, and professional-level writing. I can write content articles, feature articles, instructional and training material, technical articles and editorials on a large number of subjects. I can write compelling text and create interactive banners and graphics for web pages (using Flash, PHP, GIF, etc.). I enjoy doing research and learning about new fields and interests. I am currently seeking a remote position in the web design or web managements field, or a remote position as a web or print content writer, SEO writer, or software/hardware technical writer. GENERAL SKILL SUMMARY * Remote worker, respectful of deadlines * Self starter, able to work without supervision. * Proficient with common office equipment/software * Excellent work record * Technically oriented, hardware and software troubleshooter, able to act as general resource. SPECIFIC SKILL SUMMARY * Skilled technical writer, can understand engineering diagrams, flow charts, schematics * SEO content specialist familiar with researching key words and working them into original text * Creative writer capable of producing SEO rich, unique content * Proficient with HTML, CSS3, PHP, CMS, Jquery, MYSQL, Flash * Knowledgeable of Search Engine behavior and how they effect web design * Experienced with creating web sites "from scratch" * Experienced with configuring and maintaining CMS-oriented sites (Joomla, Wordpress, etc.) * Proficient with tracking and analysis software (Google Analytics, other packages) * Proficient with setting up stores ("sites") in ecommerce hubs like eBay. * Experienced working with shopping carts, security, SSL, and ecommerce issues * Thorough understanding of User Interface issues * Proficient with email marketing campaigns and generating newsletters, ads, specials using Constant Contact. * Familiar with Twitter, Facebook, and creating engaging messages for social network campaigns * Professional graphic artist able to create interactive on-line banners and advertisements EDUCATION Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology 10+ years of extensive hands-on post-college experience with Technical, Freelance Writing, Managing Websites, and Programming. WORK EXPERIENCE BISK EDUCATION 2013-current Remote Contributing Writer/SEO Article Writer, various subjects CCTV OUTLET CORPORATION 2007-2013 SEO, Web Manager, Technical Writer, Graphic Artist Designed company websites – all coding and content with Dreamweaver/Expressions/Notepad/Fireworks/Photoshop. Wrote all documentation – spec sheets, guides, promotional Created all newsletter copy and graphics (Constant Contact) Photographed company products for web graphics Ran social networking campaigns in Twitter/Facebook, company forum OWENS CLASSIC AUTOMOTIVE ONLINE 2003-2006 SEO, Content Provider, Online Ad Designer, Adwords Created original content for target websites Managed Google and Yahoo ad design campaigns Handled customer queries relating to on-line order placement PERRY BALLARD ADVERTISING AGENCY 2000-2003 Web Designer, SEO, Technical Writer Created websites based on input from agency professionals and the client. Created user manuals and technical manuals for clients using MS WORD and VENTURA. DESIGN INCENTIVES 1997-2001 Database Programmer
Port Richey, Florida, United States
Maria Siddiqui - Freelance Portrait Painting & Children's Book Illustration
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4.5
2 Skills
$40
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I am a Graphic Designer and a Visual Artist with a Bachelor's degree. I paint realistic images, abstracts, cartoons, characters etc. I also do graphic design projects like logo designing, stationary designing, posters, invitation cards, branding etc. I have participated in ArtBattle and WorldArt Dubai 2016 and my work was appreciated a lot.
Milton, Ontario, Canada
Eric B - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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Eric is a Toronto-based writer who is currently working on a non-fiction book for the IPad that blends the new elements of the medium into the narrative - i.e. video, time-lapse graphs, interviews with the experts cited etc. He likes writing articles, scripts, and really anything else that can aid him in his endless pursuit of self-validation. He likes crackers more than cookies; loves origami, but doesn't understand it; and has spent the last 5 years trying to understand Heidegger. He's undecided on cats.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Lisa Stevens - Freelance Architectural Illustration & Interior Design
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5.0
2 Skills
$20
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Lisa Stevens, LEED AP ID+C Innovator - Explorer - Relentless Optimist Experience______________________________________________________________ Thomas L. Anderson Architect, Inc. (August 2008 – Present) Interior Designer, LEED-AP ID+C Responsible for developing an interior design department with an emphasis on sustainable interiors. Responsibilities include but not limited to: project management, design development, project estimation, architectural rendering, AutoCAD drafting, design presentation, knowledge of building codes, resource library development, as well as marketing. Notable projects include Locante Dental (Brentwood, TN), Bethel Primitive Baptist Church (Goodlettsville, TN), Riverwood Church of Christ (Nashville, TN), and Cane Ridge Freewill Baptist Church (Nashville, TN). Interior Design Services (IDS) (February 2007 – May 2008) Design Intern Responsible for resource library coordination, ordering product resources and samples, assisting with field verifications, creating CAD-CAP bid documents, SketchUp and hand-rendered architectural presentations, and assisted in the training of new interns. Valuable experience in corporate commercial design, hospitality, healthcare and office furniture systems. Watkins College of Art & Design (August 2005 – May 2009) Student Chapter President of ASID and IIDA (2005-2008), President of Watkins Student Government Association (2008), Resident Assistant, Events Coordinator, Orientation Leader, Interior Design Work-Study. Responsible for updating and managing resource library, creating and managing FIDER accreditation surveys, helping to boost student enrollment, and increasing level of professionalism and over-all function of student government. Synergy Business Environments (May 2006 – August 2006) Design Intern/AutoCAD-CAP Assistant Responsible for creating AutoCAD-CAP bid documents, specification documents, and space planning/visualization documents for clients. Trained extensively in commercial office systems design and product specifications. M. Taylor & Company (October 2005 – December 2005) Design Intern Responsible for organization and final presentation to Junior League of Nashville, resulting in desired exposure in the Junior League Show House. Responsibilities in addition to Junior League included sales and resource management. Education_______________________________________________________________ Watkins College of Art & Design (August 2005 – June 2009) Bachelor of Fine Arts, Interior Design Groups & Associations____________________________________________________ USGBC of Middle Tennessee, Advocacy Committee Member IIDA, Middle Tennessee Chapter Specialties_______________________________________________________________ • Sustainable Commercial and Residential Design (LEED project implementation) • Sustainable Building Advocacy and Education • Project Management • Architectural Rendering • Bids and Marketing • Building Codes, Life Safety, ADA regulations and Liability issues • Sacred Space, hospitality, and contract systems furniture • Thorough knowledge of architectural products and materials Skills, Abilities & Awards_________________________________________________ • LEED AP ID+C • AutoCAD 2011 drafting and design • AutoCAD – CAP • Adobe Photoshop • Sketch-Up • Microsoft Office • QuickBooks • Interior Design Exhibition Winner (2007): 1st Place in Commercial Category • ASID Student Charette Competition Winner (2005) • Leadership • Creative Problem Solving • Fast Learner • Flexibility • Teaming & Collaboration • Strong Work Ethic • High Level of Professionalism • Efficient Time Management • Designing Within Budget • Creative Collaboration and Teamwork • Committed • Optimistic • Excellent People Skills
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Kamiah Y Thomas - Freelance Secretarial & Customer Response
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5.0
2 Skills
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I am a very highly organized individual with over 30 years of Customer Service,Collections and Sales experience. I possess excellent communication organizational skills (both verbal and written). I am very detail oriented and also have knowledge in the Real Estate (previously licensed in the state of Indiana). I would be a tremendous support for any individual or business looking for assistance in any of these areas! I have been married for 26yrs, I have 2 adult children and 1 grandchild. I am very stable, reliable, dependable and very motivated!
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
LewisRHumphries - Freelance Blog Writing & Ghostwriting
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5.0
2 Skills
$20
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Freelance Resume 2011 Lewis Richard Humphries 143 Drews Lane, Ward End, Birmingham, B8 2QF, United Kingdom Tel: - +44(0)7591527921 Email: - linkthroughwords@gmail.com Web: - www.linkthroughwords.com Twitter: - LewisRHumphries Education and Qualifications 1993 Great Barr Grant Maintained School Institution Subject Grade(s) Josiah Mason College Team Leading Introduction Pass Learn Direct (at JM College) ECDL Pass Learn Direct (at TBG Learning) New Clait Level 2 Distinction Learn Direct (at TBG Learning) Word Processing and Administration Distinction Great Barr School GCSE’s (Including Eng, Mathematics, Double Science) 9 A-C’s Great Barr School A-Level (English, Media, Politics) 3 A-C’s University of Surrey, Guildford Politics, Political Science Degree 2:1 Home Learning Writers Bureau Course Continuing My Current Projects: - Simply Hired UK Content Writer and Social Media Contributor (January 2011 - present) I currently work for US recruitment organization Simply Hired, where I research and produce all of their daily UK blog content (http://blog.simplyhired.co.uk/). In addition to this, I also single handedly manage their UK Twitter account, sourcing, creating and posting relevant material to a growing reader base (@simplyhireduk). Reference: - Bonnie Burghart Email: - bonnie@simplyhired.com Investopedia Content Writer (May 2011 - present) I also produce regular content for US giant Investopedia and their leading commercial outlet Financial Edge. This content is chiefly original content for the US market which is either a commission based piece or something which I have created independently. Due to my experience, I am also employed to rewrite and edit existing articles to a high standard so that they comply with UK reader demands. Reference: - Rob Cramer Email: - rcramer@investopedia.com Reve News Content Writer (October 2011 – present) I have been hired to create relevant and topical content and opinion for US outlet Reve News. My own specific niche deals with social media and search marketing, and how online tools can benefit non profit organizations and encourage their growth. I write at least 3 posts per week, either based on my editor’s story ideas or my own content suggestions. Reference: - Britt Raybould Email: - britt@revenews.com DigitalAge Consulting Press Release and Content Writer (March 2011 - present) In addition, I am also employed on a contractual basis to provide press releases, website content and sales copy for US based SEO organization DigitalAge Consulting. This entails writing anything from 5-20 press releases each week for numerous US and Canadian companies, as well producing occasional and original website copy for new or evolving organizations. Reference: - Justin Liles Email: - justinl@digitalageconsulting.com Time Square Limousine Internet Marketing Coordinator (January 2011 - present) My contract with Time Square Limousine is one of my most long standing, and I currently write monthly material which focuses largely on commissioned press releases and SEO driven Internet marketing articles. In addition to this, I also regularly write content for and edit the organizations blog. Reference: - Catrina Levin Email: - info@timesquarelimousine.com Think Media Researcher and Blog writer (April 2011 - present) I produce research, consultation and ghost writing services to US outlet Think Media. This includes a business innovation blog and website content for numerous entrepreneurial websites. In addition, I am also providing additional research, writing and editing services to help release an e-book which is due for release in late autumn. Reference: - Scott Ely Email: - sales@thinkmediaco.com SJ Innovation Internet Marketing and Press Release Writer (June 2011 - present) I am currently a contributor to the output of Indian based SEO experts SJ Innovation. For their selected clients, this means that I am commissioned to write various length marketing articles and concise press releases for distribution. A they are a growing entity, I typically provide anywhere between 10 and 15 individual pieces of work each month. Reference: - Sharada Menon Email: - sharada@sjinnovation.com The Tooth Satire Content Writer and Reviewer (December 2010 - present) I work as a freelance contributor to burgeoning UK satire ezine The Tooth. This includes time spent producing entertainment reviews, commentary on breaking UK and world news and also faux news stories which capture a trend or current political theme. I produce up to 2 individual pieces each week, although I have the license to write more if desired. Reference: - Rory Woodbridge Email: - rory@thetooth.co.uk Completed Projects: - MediAid Website Content Writer December 2011 I was commissioned to conceive, write and edit the website content for http://mediaidmanagement.com/. This individual role was provided by a colleague at SJ Innovation, who provided a minimal brief from which I could work from. I also manipulated the text to create a promotional brochure to be distributed across the U.S. Reference: - Shahed @ SJ Innovation Email: - shahed@sjinnovation.com Exciting Ads Word Press Blogger November 2010 – May 2011 I produced a daily commissioned blog on relationships, people and social issues, on the terms of a 6 month contract. These pieces were between 500 and 750 words, and typically focused on pertinent economic and social issues. I posted these pieces through WordPress and managed and replied to all reader comments and queries (see example posts below). Reference: - Navaid Syed Email: - navaid@excitingads.com Harper Collins Educational Writer May 2011 - August 2011 I provided freelance services to Harper Collins and other publishers relating to textbook and exam passengers for students in grades 3 through to 8, to be issued through my contact Damien Estrich in New Zealand. This includes passages of between 300 and 550 words of both fiction and informative non-fiction material. DigitalAge Consulting Website Content Writer July 2011 I was commissioned to write to complete several pages of website content and promotional material for USA SEO optimization brand DigitalAge Consulting. This included informative text describing the services offered in detail by the organization, as well as engaging language to help captivate existing and potential clients. Reference: - Justin Liles Email: - justinl@digitalageconsulting.com RNA Global Content Researcher and Writer August 2011 I researched and produced relevant content for UK financial recruiter RNA Global, which resulted in an entire website rewrite for my client. This was a prelude to their change of ethos and service, which saw them specialize in recruitment for the financial, IT and financial services markets. Reference: - Romeo Nkansah Email: - info@rnaglobal.co.uk One Stop Locksmith Website and Press Release Content Writer August 2011 I was commissioned to write several pages of web content and press release items for this Bronx based service provider One Stop Locksmith. I acquired the contract through my contact at DigitalAge Consulting, and I am also in negotiations to produce a regular blog to record and promote their activities. Reference: - Justin Liles Email: - justinl@digitalageconsulting.com Further references and samples of my work are available upon request. Biographical Summary I reside in Birmingham, United Kingdom and have been freelance writing for just over 4 years. I write poetry, short fiction and commissioned non-fiction articles about anything and everything that moves me. I have over 80 publishing credits since the summer of 2006, including those with Tales from the Moonlit Path, Conceit Magazine, Neon, Bare Back Magazine, Everyday Poets, Amulet, Joyful, Romance Stories Magazine and Ghost light Magazine. I have also been featured in several anthologies, including - A Collection of work from Writers Wall.com sold through Lulu.com, Gene Genii, a collection of Flash works sold through Amazon and WH Smith, and the Tacu May 2009 Anthology available through Lulu after a 4th place credit in their competition. My work has been featured in 4 continents and in publications in the UK and Ireland, USA, India and New Zealand for example. I began providing freelance writing services for Demand Studios, Words of Worth and Constant Content in the Summer of 2010, before establishing my website (www.linkthroughwords@gmail.com) and seeking out private clients and projects. I have a degree in Politics and Political Science and have also undertaken the Writers Bureau course within the UK. Hobbies and Interests I am a keen sportsman, and play both cricket and soccer at different levels. I have been married for 3 years, and have a small pet King Charles spaniel called Tallulah. My passions are my family, my friends and my writing, and when away from the computer I enjoy romantic evenings with my wife, and cycling or walking holidays together.
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Jenni York - Freelance Technical Writing & Editing
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5.0
2 Skills
$40
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Jennifer M. York Technical Publications Writer/Editor/Proposal Manager Education D.B.A., 2012, Columbia Southern University M.B.A., Marketing, 2008, Columbia Southern University B.S., General Studies, 1990, Eastern Oregon State College A.A., Drug and Alcohol Counseling, 1988, Portland Community College (converted to B.S. prior to program completion) Professional Registrations Distinguishing Qualifications • Offers skills in information development, business analysis, project coordination, technical information translation into understandable information for non-technical audiences; and process analysis with the ability to identify data gaps • Possesses a sound understanding of best practices and standards, development and presentation of training materials, ability to troubleshoot, adapt, and deploy software applications • Provides budget oversight and direction to staff of editors, document publishers, graphic designers, and reprographics • Uses expertise in marketing and business development, advertising, branding, and technical writing and more than 30 years of professional experience to produce high-quality deliverables Relevant Experience Sales Process Manager supporting all CH2M HILL Business Groups. In this position, supports sales manager/capture manager in integrating pursuit strategy/win themes. Typically leads the integration of the pursuit strategy/win themes on major/strategic efforts. Directs and integrates graphic design, document processing, and production staff, including oversight of the daily work of the BD support group. Requires organization, management of multiple tasks, and oversight of the work of BD staff concurrently while providing training, guidance, and mentorship, maintaining and upholding group goals. Assists staff in and follow enterprise health and safety policies and procedures, and escalates issues. Consistently builds and maintains internal client network within BD network. Develops content for nontechnical and technical sections with technical input and review including Executive Summary-level sales documents. Provides technical review for others’ pursuits. Strongly insists on ensuring all deliverables implement company image/brand. Worked within CH2M HILL on myriad pursuits from the Ministry of Defence Submarine win in London, UK, to WGB efforts for the Portland, Oregon, office, and ES efforts firmwide producing BD materials and serving as the lead on proposals and SOQs, researching and developing project descriptions and resumes, and serving as an internal consultant to proposal and project teams. This includes managing major, strategic SOQs, proposals, and presentations, and establishing and monitoring proposal budgets, managing proposal process in persuasion activities and strategic implementation; builds, leads, and mentors proposal teams. Actively facilitates proposal planning, strategy, and review sessions; scrutinizes RFP and other procurement client communications to ensure products comply with all proposal and interview requirements; and assembles proposal drafts, circulates reviews, incorporates review comments, resolves conflicting comments, and arranges presentation walkthroughs/ practices to critique presentation content and delivery. Additional experience in marketing, advertising, and public relations developing branding strategies, preparing press releases, creating brochures, planning, negotiating, purchasing, and trafficking media. Work examples in the last 6 months include the following. Co-Lead Magnox Limited & Research Sites Restoration Limited—Parent Body Organisation Competition. The 14-year, £6 billion program involves managing the operations and decommissioning of 10 nuclear power stations and two research reactor sites around the UK. “Demonstrated relentless drive to produce a high-quality, well-edited, and visually appealing proposal. Exceptional ability to identify and manage resources.” Served as lead sales process manager for the Ministry of Defence: Submarine Operating Centre Support Partner (Programme and Project Support) Jeff Holland of the Nuclear BG had this nice praise for Jenni York/PDX: “Jenni's effort on the MOD Submarine Operating Centre tender was well beyond expectations. She mobilized quickly for a foreign assignment, worked tirelessly, and kept a great attitude throughout.” Led the Cliffs Natural Resources: Independent Peer Review Service SOQ; Consulting Services, “Jenni’s performance on the RFI effort led to a successful submission and in an opportunity to bid on work in Australia. Her positive attitude, self starter approach, and resourcefulness were greatly appreciated by not only me, but our over-stretched team.” Global Account Manager, Kathy Arnett. Provided lead management for: San Joaquin Flood Control District: San Joaquin River Flood Control Project Agency SOQ; North Slope Borough, Alaska, North Slope Borough—WWTP for Prudhoe Bay Professional Design Services SOQ; USACE, Omaha District: Small Business Set-Aside Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) Multiple Task Award Task Order (MATOC) for Environmental Consulting Services; City of Meridian, Idaho, Purchasing Department Statement of Qualifications for Architectural and Design Services for a New Laboratory Building; Clackamas County, Oregon, Services for System Integrator of Record: Control, Instrumentation, SCADA and Telemetry for Clackamas County Service District No. 1 and the Tri-City Service District; Clark County, Washington, Regional Wastewater District, Discovery Corridor Wastewater Transmission System Phase 1. Provided support for the following: BAE-1; BAE-2; BP Atlas; Dounreay; Fukushima X-6 Penetration Feasibility Study Final Report White Paper; and India Ahmedebad Metro. Representative Projects and Dates of Involvement Qatar Solar Technologies (QSTec) Lead, Doha, Qatar, 2011-2012. Developed and led a core team of 11 remote staff to support client project plans and procedures. This project resulted in follow-on work for up to 5 years to fulfill contract requirements. This project demanded consistent, timely responses to authors from more than 10 different countries in five time zones. This project involved presenting the 20+ in-house authors and client with highly technical information and options for delivering work on order to meet cost- and time-effective ways to meet deadlines. This project also involved creating more than 80 flow charts and working directly with the client on numerous text and graphic revisions. In addition to the project work, workshops were held with technical staff with instructions in creating flow charts, using SharePoint, and linking documents for a fully electronic deliverable. Decontamination and Decommissioning Technical Lead, CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company, Richland, WA, 2008-2011. Provided project management, technical writing, editing, document management services, and served as liaison for a demolition and decontamination documents for work performed at the Hanford Site for the U.S. Department of Energy. Managed the production of these complex and sensitive client documents and served as a work products coordinator for long-term projects, interacting directly with clients, federal, state, and local agencies, and participates in external client and comment resolution meetings. Routinely managed technical reports and coordinated multiple production projects simultaneously. Brought added dimension to the environmental writing with knowledge gained from performing field work at a broad range of RCRA and CERCLA hazardous waste sites. Between May and October 2012, more than 100 key documents were prepared, edited, and managed; many for public review and comment. Operations Lead, Publications Group, California Central Valley Geographic Area 2005-2008. Led and managed a staff of 25 for CH2M HILL's Central Valley, California, Geographic Area operations. Coordinated authors, document processors, graphic designers, reprographics, and editorial staff to produce technical documents required to support and present the work of the consulting staff. These technical documents included engineering studies, technical reports, and technical memorandums encompassing a broad spectrum of engineering and science disciplines, ranging from reports of several pages to multi-volume works that include hundreds of pages of text, tables, and graphics. These documents are prepared for local, state, and federal government agencies, corporations, military institutions, and private organizations. Many of these documents were prepared for public review and comment. In addition, produced business development materials and served as the lead on proposals and statements of qualification, researched and developed project descriptions and resumes, and served as an internal consultant to proposal teams and project teams. This included managing major, strategic SOQs, proposals, and presentations in concert with client service managers, sales managers, subcontractors, project managers, proposal staff, and regional and firm-wide publications staff. Assisted in establishing and monitoring proposal budgets, managed proposal process in persuasion activities and strategic implementation; builds, leads, and mentors proposal teams. Facilitated proposal planning, strategy, and review sessions. Scrutinized RFPs and other procurement client communications to ensure that products were in compliance with all proposal and interview requirements. Assembled proposal drafts and circulated reviews, incorporated review comments, resolved conflicting comments, and arranged presentation walkthroughs/ practices to critique presentation content and delivery. Additional experience in marketing, advertising, and public relations developing branding strategies, preparing press releases, creating brochures, planning, negotiating, purchasing, and trafficking media. Project Deliverables Manager, 2000 to present. Manages technical documents, including project plans and procedures, engineering studies, technical reports, and technical memoranda comprising a broad range of engineering and science disciplines, from small letter deliverables to multivolume deliverables with hundreds of pages of text, tables, and graphics. These project deliverables are prepared for corporations, military institutions, local, state, and federal government agencies, and private organizations. These deliverables often involve extensive coordination across disciplines and time zones with document processors, reprographics specialists, graphic designers, and technical writers to produce information targeted to a broad range of readers. Creates client-specific style guides and QC processes for consistency across multiple deliverables. Proposal Management Specialist, 2000 to present. Managed major and strategic SOQs, proposals, and presentations in concert with client service managers, sales managers, subcontractors, project managers, proposal staff, and regional and firmwide publications staff. Assists in establishing and monitoring proposal budgets, in implementing the CH2M HILL proposal process in persuasion activities and strategic implementation, builds, leads, and mentors proposal teams. Facilitates proposal planning, strategy, and review sessions. Scrutinizes RFP and other procurement client communications to ensure that products are in compliance with all proposal and interview requirements. Assembles proposal drafts and circulates reviews, incorporates review comments, resolves conflicting comments, and arranges presentation walkthroughs/practices to critique presentation content and delivery. Lead Technical Writer, Various Clients, 2000 to present. Provided technical writing, editing, document management services, and served as liaison for a variety of clients, including Union Pacific Railroad, Beale Air Force Base, Frontier Fertilizer, Travis Air Force Base, Idaho Power Company, Oregon Department of Transportation, Hidden Hollow Landfill, and the Idaho Transportation Department. Lead Technical Writer/Editor/Document Manager, Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) and Environmental Assessments (EA), Various Locations, 2000 to 2005. Lead technical writer, editor, and document manager for the Salmon-Challis Noxious Weeds EIS from the initial draft through the printing of the Final EIS. In addition, provided services as an editor, writer, or document manager for the Rockvale to Laurel EIS, Montana; Menan-Lorenzo EA, Idaho; South Fork Salmon River Subbasin Noxious Weed Management EIS, Payette and Boise National Forests, Idaho; Morgan Creek/Eddy Creek Grazing Allotments EIS, Salmon-Challis National Forest, Idaho; Lost River/Lemhi Grazing Allotments EIS, Salmon-Challis National Forest, Idaho; Powder River EIS, Bureau of Land Management, Montana, and the Bison and Elk Management Plan and EIS for Bridger-Teton National Forests for the National Park Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Provided writing support for the Upper Snake Province Assessment for the Northwest Power and Conservation Council, Idaho; the Lake Spokane Use Attainability Analysis, Washington; and the Environmental Assessment, Additions and Changes to U.S. 95, Sandpoint North and South, Bonner County, Idaho; and Environmental Studies for the North Ontario Interchange for the Oregon Department of Transportation. Lead Technical Writer, CH2M HILL Global Construction Management Division, 2004 to 2006. Assisted CH2M HILL's Construction Management Division in developing and revising more than 400 in-house resumes for inclusion in CH2M HILL's firmwide database. Lead Technical Writer, Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, 2002 to 2006. Lead technical writer and in-house liaison with consulting staff for a variety of ongoing Mountain Home Air Force Base projects including the Integrated Natural Resources Management Plan, Environmental Assessment, Habitat Conservation Plan, Slickspot Peppergrass inventories, Air Emissions report, and General Plan. Project Writing Support, ICDF Remedial Action Work Plan (RAWP), CH2M HILL, 2002. Provided project writing and support and document management when the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) awarded the ICDF RAWP to CH2M HILL as a follow-on project to the Construction Work Plan. The scope of work entailed the two-volume parent RAWP, 17 stand-alone reports (including the Operations and Maintenance Plan, Health and Safety Plan, Waste Management Plan, Waste Tracking Plan, and Sampling and Analysis Plan) that served as appendixes to the RAWP, and 2 engineering design reports. Lead Technical Writer, Phase I and Phase II Environmental Assessments, Intermountain Gas Company, Various Locations, November 2001 to February 2002. Lead technical writer for numerous Phase I Property Transfer Assessment reports for an area covering seven states in the intermountain and northwestern U.S. The Phase I Assessments were completed in an extremely short time frame. The reports were written and delivered in less than 2.5 months, allowing the client to make a decision not to purchase the properties because several potential previously unidentified environmental liabilities we identified. Project Writing Support, INEEL CERCLA Disposal Facility (ICDF) Design and Construction Project, CH2M HILL, 2000 to 2002. Provided writing and editing support for this 20-month, $13 million project, which encompassed 28 separate technical reports, engineering design files, and plans; drawings; and specifications for the ICDF final 2,100-page remedial design and construction work plan. The project involved 40 different authors contributing to drafts that were published at 30-, 60-, and 90-percent completion for client and regulatory review—an iterative process involving 12 deliveries, of 28 separate reports, in 16 months. Field Technician, Various Environmental Remediation Projects, Idaho, Utah, and Washington, January 1995 to March 1997. Field technician, collected, and analyzed soil and water samples for the Truck Refueling Facility, Heinz Frozen Food Company, Ontario, Oregon; Twin Falls Canal Company, Twin Falls, Idaho; DART Industries, Jerome, Idaho; Hill Air Force Base, Ogden, Utah; Fearless Farris, Twin Falls, Bliss, Buhl, Fruitland, Boise, Nampa, and Caldwell, Idaho. For Blount Industries (a munitions manufacturing plant) in Lewiston, Idaho, assisted in a RCRA facility investigation, collected more than 800 soil samples and analyzed them to determine the nature and extent of contamination resulting from past disposal practices. Editor/Technical Writer, CH2M HILL, Boise, Idaho, May 1993 to March 1997. Wrote material involving original research and technical information, performed copy editing, detailed editing, revision, and rewriting of text from different authors, scheduled document processing, graphics, and reprographics, coordinated the assembly and production of formal reports and proposals, monitored quality control of all aspects of publication, and ensured that available resources were used effectively to complete projects in a timely manner. Provided technical support for numerous EISs and EAs from initial research and writing through the comment response period, Record of Decision, and preparation of the Administrative Record. Business Development/Marketing Specialist/Document Processing Supervisor, CH2M HILL, Portland, Oregon, 1983 to 1990. Provided overall support to coordinate the marketing efforts of the regional office, served as a firmwide resource for marketing, prepared monthly business development reports, directed the related activities of staff, and supervised and coordinated document processing center staff and production workload. Additional Experience Public Involvement, Community Relations, City of Sunnyvale, California, December 2001 to June 2002. Assisted the City of Sunnyvale in compiling, analyzing, evaluating, and quantifying resident responses from its External Customer (Resident) Satisfaction survey. The survey was developed to assist the Sunnyvale City Council in identifying community issues and community-generated ideas for improving City responsiveness; assist the City Manager in identifying issues impacting process management, strategic and business planning, and budget development; assist department directors in making improvements to existing City programs and processes, and assist program managers in reporting program outcomes. The key findings were identified and organized into the following categories: Quality of Life and Neighborhood Issues, Public Safety, Quality Ratings for City Services, Customer Service, Fiscal Stewardship, and Emerging Issues. The survey results were quantified and edited to be understood at a high school grade level and published on the City of Sunnyvale Web site. Editor/Technical Writer, ProClarity (Microsoft), Boise, Idaho, June 2000 to June 2001. Provided writing and editing services for user documentation for ProClarity's development platform—a software system for building custom analytic solutions. The writing involved work in an environment that involved documenting software simultaneously with development of the product. Documentation Development Specialist, Hewlett-Packard Company, Various Locations, June 1999 to 2004. Provided extensive coordination and rewriting of technical information from a broad range of sources for creation of multimedia training/sales tools for Hewlett-Packard Company. Researched and developed "how to guides/learn mores" for the small business site on the HP Web site. Developed HP's Try HP User Manual, which was targeted to the emerging small/medium business market. Provided writing/QA/copy editing for user documentation for new printer product rollouts for HP, as well as software rollouts. Created print media documentation for product packaging for more than 40 retail products. For HP's printer division, worked closely with hardware and software engineers worldwide to create consumer user guides and repair guides for printers, plotters, and multi-function devices from the initial development and testing phase through localization in 37 languages. Documentation Management Specialist, Bechtel Corporation/U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Yucca Mountain Project, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 1999 to June 1999, July 2004 to November 2005. Liaison and task management representative between the program information management organization and authoring organizations, prepared initial project schedules for DOE deliverables to meet all development activities and appropriate timeframes, identified, established, and maintained communication with authoring organizations and support organizations to communicate general and detailed information about organizational and federal requirements. Coordinated appropriate activities in development of projects including word processing, cited references support, technical publications management, reproduction, graphics, and Web deployment. Participated in EIS comment/response coordination/documentation, identified areas needing improvement in processes, and coordinated with appropriate management to find solutions. For the public comment/response document on the Yucca Mountain Site Suitability Report, assisted with the input of more than 16,000 comments into the central database for the site suitability report, working with the comment response team composed of DOE staff, project contractor, and consultants. Production Manager/Project Manager/Account Coordinator, Oliver, Russell & Associates, March 1997 to January 1999. Facilitated and maintained communication with clients, performed planning, negotiation, purchasing, and trafficking of media, developed detailed production schedules and project estimates, facilitated and maintained communication with vendors, managed a variety of projects (i.e., brochures, annual reports, retail catalogs, and Web sites) from concept to copywriting/design to completion, and tracked budget and production schedules through final review of client invoices for accuracy.
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