Offering more than 20 years of professional writing and editing experience, I excel at helping others articulate facts and ideas through the written word. You provide the base knowledge--including keywords and phrases for SEO purposes--and I will help you turn that information into reader-friendly, highly effective communications.
I will work hard to help you get the results you desire, and I will work equally hard to ensure you are delighted with my efforts and output along the way.
Backed by an MBA plus years of experience, I can help you develop content for a wide range of communication materials for both print and electronic media. Consider using my services for:
My goal is to satisfy my clients' wants and needs. If you're not happy, then I'm not happy. I am responsive and tend to deliver first drafts ahead of schedule, so that there is time to make revisions, if necessary. I recognize that as an art, writing is subjective; thus, I am willing to make changes to meet your personal preferences.
I completed my first Elance job in November of 2012 and have enjoyed working with a number of new clients. A fan of diversity, I look forward to helping you with a variety of writing projects.
Clark State Community College
Achieving Top Search Engine Positions
Wright State University
Master in Business Administration, Marketing Focus
1988 - 1990
Wright State University
Bachelor of Arts, Organizational Communication
1985 - 1988
Hawaii Pacific College
1983 - 1985
Tecumseh Local Schools
2002 - Present
Serve as a substitute teacher in the district's elementary and middle schools.
The Write Angle
1995 - Present
Help companies develop business communications using print and electronic media. Develop content for press releases, newsletters, direct mailers, brochures, training materials, web sites, and in-house initiatives. Clients have included NCR, LEXIS-NEXIS, Standard Register and The Turner Foundation, to name a few.
New Carlisle Sports & Fitness Club
2012 - 2012
Helped launch a private fitness club by creating job descriptions, hiring employees, customizing the club management software system, recommending membership types and rates, developing contractual agreements, providing employee training, and developing marketing materials, among countless other tasks.
Fitness Instructor and Administrative Aide
2006 - 2009
Led a variety of classes and helped plan and implement fitness events. Also provided writing support, creating press releases and articles to help promote the YMCA.
The Color Wheel
Paper Crafting Designer/Instructor
2006 - 2008
Developed unique paper-based projects using a variety of techniques, including origami, iris folding, and teabag folding. Wrote detailed how-to documents to supplement classroom instructions.
I require that funds be placed in escrow upon agreement of terms. Unless stipulated otherwise in my proposal, I agree to make two rounds of revisions; beyond that, additional funding may be required. For long-term projects, periodic fund transfers may be required, based on mutually agreed upon terms.