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Katharine D. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 3, 2014

Katharine D.

Experienced Content Editor and Proofreader
   United States
  |   Fair Oaks, CA

Overview

Experienced developmental, copy editor, and proofreader of books and articles on technology, medical, and other business consumer topics. Experienced proofreader of fiction for large eBook publisher. Experienced manager of book-length projects from manuscript to publication.

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Copyedited all articles in CPT Assistant newsletter for clarity and house style for an...

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Development Editing
Fiction Editing
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Service Description

Specialties:

Content organization and development
Editorial project management
Copyediting
Proofreading
Page proof review

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Employment

becker&mayer! Book Producers
Freelance Proofreader
2013 - Present
Duties include proofreading 300500 page fiction manuscripts for grammar, spelling, and house style in addition to checking typeset proofs in Adobe Acrobat for typographical errors.
American Medical Association
Freelance Copy Editor and Proofreader
2006 - Present
Copy editing duties include editing book-length manuscripts for grammar, spelling, and house style. Proofreading duties include checking typeset proofs in Adobe Acrobat for typographical and...
John Wiley & Sons
Freelance Project Editor
2001 - Present
Duties include managing technology-based book projects from acquisition through development, copy edit, production, and proofreading, and editing manuscripts conceptually for organization and...
Medical Group Management Association
Freelance Editor
2008 - 2012
American Water Works Association
Contributing Editor, Journal AWWA
2004 - 2007
AMA Press
Senior Development Editor
2000 - 2006
Coordinated the development of new and existing book projects in accordance with specifications and AMA editorial guidelines on time, within budget, and meeting quality standards. Recruited,...
PC World magazine
Associate Editor
1999 - 2000
Planned, researched, assigned, and edited monthly reviews and 46 feature articles per year for the Top 100 Reviews and Features sections. Edited article manuscripts for content, organization,...

Education

UC Berkeley Extension
Copyediting I & II
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University of Puget Sound
BA English
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