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Jacquelyn T. | Elance
 
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Jacquelyn T.

Writer, Editor, and Researcher
   United States
  |   San Antonio, TX

Overview

With professional experience in promotional and journalistic writing, copy editing and proofreading, research and fact-checking, and transcription, I offer a diverse skill set for your writing and editing needs. I also bring to my work a strong base in academic writing and editing. While my emphases lie in travel and lifestyle, arts and events, and sports, my comfort zone is wide.

Online portfolio: jmthayerwrites.wordpress.com

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Portfolio

Cover advertorial from Bus Tours Magazine, March/April 2011

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Employment

Fountainhead Press
Independent Contractor
2012 - Present
Proofread college composition guides and lab manuals for several U.S. universities; transcribe material for university textbooks; wrote author biographies for Loyola University first-year reader.
Ice-Dance.com
Journalist
2011 - Present
San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau
Media Relations Contractor
2010 - 2011
Wrote and distributed several key news releases and a cover advertorial for Bus Tours Magazine (March/April 2011), as well as city events calendars for publication in statewide, national and...
Of Generations Past
Editor and Production Assistant
2010 - 2010
Served as editor and production assistant for book To Fly Above the Sea by cross-stitch design company Of Generations Past; duties also included layout work for book.
Janis Turk/Frommer's
Fact Checker and Research Assistant
2009 - 2010
Served as fact-checker and research assistant for Janis Turk in her writing of Frommerís San Antonio and Austin Day by Day, a task which heavily involved my communicating with company...

Education

DePaul University
Master of Arts, Communications
2011 - Present
Texas Lutheran University
Bachelor of Arts, English
2003 - 2007
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