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Joni Wilson | Elance
 
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Joni Wilson

Copyediting, proofreading, formatting
   United States
  |   Branson, MO
  |  3:11 pm Local Time

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Overview

Tested in the top 5% of copyediting, proofreading, and editing. Let me help your work shine! I provide thorough copyediting and proofreading that includes formatting Word documents for print and electronic publication. With a master's degree in liberal arts, I am capable to work on all topics. I have more than 20 years of editing experience and offer you a mature well-rounded perspective. I look forward to working with you.

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Portfolio

editor for historical nonfiction book
EDIT, COPYEDIT, PROOFREAD, FORMAT
edit, copyedit, proofread, format
copyedited and provided comments for author to know what I was suggesting. Formatted...
copyedit, proofread, format
checked each item for accuracy and suggested revisions as needed
I created this newsletter with information and photos supplied by the organization
This is an article I wrote for a college essay.
I took an existing article and rewrote it, showing 50% change in words.
Client requested the topic and I wrote a 500-word post

Skills (15)

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Copy Editing
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English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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ebook Formatting
Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English
English Speaking Test
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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Computer Skills
Computer Skills Test
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U.S. Culture
U.S. Culture and Etiquette Test
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Expert Summarizer
Elance
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Academic Editing
Typing

Service Description

Spelling, US, UK, and Australian
Punctuation
Grammar
Check sentence structure, flow, tone, and voice
Check quotes and references
Chicago, APA, MLA, and journal styles
Subject/verb agreement
Pronoun/antecedent agreement
Check capitalization, italics, and bold face
Review tense and voice
Formatting consistency
Proper use of en/em dashes and ellipses
Check character names for spelling and consistency
Format for Kindle eBook and/or print publication
Consistent abbreviations and acronyms
Proper use of headings, lists, tables, and graphs
Provide readability statistics with the reading grade level

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Employment

International Academy of Astronautics
copyeditor
2009 - Present
Provided electronic copyediting, formatting, and proofreading for annual Proceedings of history conference.
Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly
proofreader
2007 - Present
Provide hard copy mark up of quarterly journal. Also provide proofreading and checking for consistency.
Barry B. Williams Enterprises, Inc.
Executive Assistant
2013 - 2014
Virtual assistant to coordinate communication of calls, emails, and scheduling.
Yakov Smirnoff
Executive Assistant
2005 - 2012
I provided communication and office support for Russian comedian Yakov Smirnoff. This included phone calls, e-mail support, documents, PowerPoints, and assiting with other office duties.

Education

Baker University
Master of Liberal Arts
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Park College
Master of Arts in Religion
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Graceland College
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
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Keywords

copyedit
proofread
research
format
references
footnotes
endnotes
nonfiction
ebooks
Kindle
fiction
Smashwords
Microsoft Word
CreateSpace
Amazon
My Snapshot
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Identity
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Type
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Member Since
March 2013
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