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Christy S. | Elance
 
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Christy S.

Multi-talented, competent and seasoned writer
   United States
  |   Davis, CA
  |  5:45 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $49

I am a highly skilled one-person writer with interest and capability in producing various types of high-quality writing products including but not limited to science/technical, educational/informational, and entertainment topics. I have over 20 years of writing experience. I am a quick study who is adept at writing for technical and general audiences, correlating information from various sources and degree of technical complexity, and infusing creativity to generate interesting products. I created and developed K-12 science education info...

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Portfolio

water quality research study and development of total maximum daily load of pesticides...
Supporting technical research/monitoring of creek and rain samples to determine...
Member of the project Technical Peer Review Committee who provided invaluable technical...
Educational Web Page for NASA that I created and wrote.
Web page I created and wrote for NASA. Soils Science Education Program as part of the...
Web page I created and wrote for NASA on Soil Forming Factors for the international...
Created and written by me for NASA's Soils Science Education Program through the...

Skills (4)

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Environmental scientist-15+ years
Government document preparation/review
K-12 Science Educator
Legal experience/Law School

Service Description

Credentialed writing (technical/scientific/environmental science reports/reviews, informational/educational),

Government documents (technical/scientific/legal agreements). I have 16 years experience working for DoD, NASA, USDA, IRS, and 8 years of CA State government experience:
Specialty fields-
- Maintenance & Logistics/Supply (DoD);
- Space & Earth Science project office management/Satellite Program support/education, domestic & international representation, K-12 Soils Science education;
- Biosciences services procurement and contracts support;
- Tax documentation review/processing
- Water quality, water supply, water rights permitting & project management & legal review;
- Environmental document preparation and reviews for technical accuracy;

Educational materials development (workbooks/handbooks, study guides, how-tos), some website content development with forethought involved.


Writing and providing writing assistance with the following:

Magazine articles of various topics of interest; child entertainment books; cookbooks; gardening/home, holistic/spiritual, pet health informational articles;

Medical/Health Information articles (cancer, stroke, exercise/weight-lifting/physical therapy, nutrition, alternative health, water);

Safety and Rights- (Environmental safety information pertaining to but not limited to workplace, home, teenager, woman, child, survival, pesticides/chemicals, water/ topics);

Entertainment- Screenplays, autobiographies, scripts...

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Employment

State of CA and Private Environmental Consulting
Environmental Scientist
1998 - 2011
Water Supply:Project management of over 70 water projects throughout the state of CA totaling more than $30 Million. Agricultural and Urban project locations. Project Management Body of Knowledge...
Raytheon STX Corporation
Soils Research Ass't; Satellite Prgm Pubs Speciali
1991 - 1998
Earth Observing System/Mission to Planet Earth Program support and publications specialist support/management; Conference logistics management and representation on behalf of NASA stateside and...
US Federal Government
Technical Clerk (Maint.); Distribution/Logistics
1985 - 1990
Directorate of Maintenance and Directorate of Logistics/Supply/Contracting support for the Department of Defense: McClellan Air Force and Hill Air Force bases. Maintaining order, accuracy and...

Education

University of California, Davis, CA&ES
B.S. Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences
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Concord University School of Law
J.D.
2005 - Present
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