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Christopher Broughton-Bossong | Elance
 
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Christopher Broughton-Bossong

Giving the story of your work some character.
   United States

Overview

I have spent more than a decade working in the field of veterinary response and animal welfare and in the past five years have also spent my time working as a backcountry rescue instructor, firefighter and EMT. Along the way have done quite a bit of writing for agencies I have represented, providing stories from the field, a bird's eye view of the work that the teams I have served on are doing. I have a knack for taking a status report and creating a story, whether I am reporting directly from the field or taking someone else's experience...

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Portfolio

I wrote this article remotely based on field notes sent to me from one of the...
I wrote this article after having relocated to Haiti to develop a variety of veterinary...
I wrote this article for the Tri State Guide to the Outdoors in 2013 as an introduction...
The aforementioned "Backcountry Safety" article's original publication: See...
I wrote this article for the Wilderness Medical Journal on the risks faced when we...
I wrote this article for the Wilderness Medical Journal on the improvised uses of a...

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Writing
Non Profits
Fundraising
Emergency Management
Disaster Response
Animal Welfare

Service Description

I specialize in writing public interest articles, converting a bullet list of actions into a cohesive story that allows the reader to grasp the nuances of the work that is being done. I have an extensive background in both the non-profit and public safety sectors. As such, I am well-versed in writing with the idea of donor appeal and fund-raising in mind.

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Employment

ASPCA
Safety Officer
2011 - Present
As the Safety Officer I worked with the Field Investigation and Response team to oversee site and responder safety and develop security protocols tailored to a given response.
SOLO Wilderness Medicine
Sentior Instructor
2011 - Present
Taught courses in Wilderness First Response and Wilderness EMT courses. These would train students ranging from high school students to seasoned professionals traditional patient care and...
Conway Fire Department
Firefighter EMT
2013 - 2015
I served as a firefighter and EMT for the town of Conway NH, responding to calls in both urban and wilderness environments for medical response, wildland fire, structure fires and swiftwater or ice...
Ludlow Fire Department
Firefighter EMT
2012 - 2013
I served as a firefighter EMT, responding to emeregency medical calls and structure fires in the town of Ludlow KY. I also served as an instructor and training manager for the Ludlow Fire...
Humane Society Interantional
Haiti Program Manager
2010 - 2012
As the Program Manager, I was the in country representative for Humane Society International and worked primarily with the Haitian government to develop and launch 5 different pilot programs...
Humane Society of the United States
Disaster Response Team Leader
2008 - 2009
The HSUS Disaster Response Team was part of a national committee that worked hand in hand with FEMA to meet the needs of animals in times of state and national disaster relief efforts. Our team...

Education

Temple University
Archaeological Anthropology and Public Health
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Prescott College
Wildlife Conservation
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University of Cincinnati
Environmental Science and US History
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Non-profits
Fundraising
Disaster Response
Emergency Response
Wildlife
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