As an expert academic editor with over 10 years of experience in the industry and a PhD in Literature, I appreciate all of the challenges that undergraduate students, graduate students, and scholars face with the writing, editing, and formatting process. I also appreciate how challenging it can be to run a successful business and build a stellar reputation in your industry. That's why I've dedicated my career to academic and business editing; I strive to ease those challenges for my clients by providing them with meticulous editing services...
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Oct 1, 2015|Technical Writing|Private|Completed
Sep 14, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Jul 31, 2015|Technical Writing|Private|Completed
Jul 17, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
All theses/dissertations that I have edited have been received with high accolades and have led to each individual's successful receipt of their graduate degree. My clients often rave about how much more helpful my editing is than the revisions they receive from their own professors or committee members:
“I would highly recommend Katrina. She has excellent attention to detail and provides 'above and beyond' editing. In fact, I received more useful feedback in relation to my writing from Katrina than my supervisors!” -Psychology PhD
The college/graduate school applicants whose essays I have edited have been accepted into their top schools and programs. My clients appreciate the personalized approach I take in our work together:
"I was at a loss of how to go about writing my personal statement for Nursing School applications, and Katrina walked me through the process with patience and invaluable insight into what professional schools are looking for. She inspired me to write my story and let my own voice shine through, and thanks to her I was accepted to my first choice in nursing programs!" -First Year Nursing Student
My business editing services help brands and companies maintain an impeccable reputation and continue to grow. My clients love how invested I am in their success:
"Katrina transformed my business’s mission statement from something generic and mundane to a unique, attention-grabbing document that helped put us in the spotlight in our industry. I truly...
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Founder & Chief Editor
2012 - Present
I own and run my own scholarly editing and writing business, EditingWorm. We specialize in academic editing for undergraduate students, graduate students, and scholars.
UCSD Visual Arts Department
2012 - 2013
Translated Spanish essays into English for an anthology on visual arts in Latin America.
University of California, San Diego
Intermediate Spanish Instructor
2007 - 2013
Primary instructor for Intermediate Spanish language and literature courses. Responsibilities include:
• Leading analytical discussions of course readings (Spanish and Latin American literature)...
San Diego County Water Authority
Spanish translator and copy writer
2008 - 2010
Composed written content in Spanish for the water authority's marketing campaign related to vouchers for water-saving appliances. Translated copy from English to Spanish for public advertisements...