I have a great deal of copyediting experience. I've edited book manuscripts for academic publishers; Florida Cooperative Extension Service publications; and curriculum materials for officer training. I've also reviewed student assessment test materials for Florida's annual FCAT test.
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Currently, I copyedit and proofread brochures, flyers, grant proposals, bios, Web page text, reports, video text, and other materials for law enforcement training and research. I also proofread Spanish-language text and sometimes translate text into Spanish or...
KRISTIN L. KING
2/07–present INSTITUTE FOR INTERGOVERNMENTAL RESEARCH (IIR)—Tallahassee
Editor/Proofreader of training and research materials. Position supports the National Gang Center and the Global Initiative, an information-sharing partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice. Work with other IIR training programs as needed. Responsible for editing and proofreading training materials, grant proposals, semiannual project progress reports, employee bios, case studies, technical manuals, Web site text, meeting summaries and agendas, attendee lists, and correspondence. Routinely proofread and edit Spanish text prepared for IIR's gang-prevention training programs in Latin America. Sometimes also translate hard-copy and online video text into English or Spanish.
6/05–9/08 AMERICAN RED CROSS, CAPITAL AREA CHAPTER—Tallahassee
Instructor of courses in adult, child, and infant CPR; standard first aid; and preventing disease transmission. In workplaces and chapter settings, taught two- to seven-hour classes, based on clients’ needs. Lectured, provided video/DVD instruction, coordinated skill practice sessions, and administered certification exams. Participants included health-care providers, medical technicians, counselors, and teachers; staff of Florida Departments of Health, State, and Transportation; and National Weather Service staff.
8/02–11/04 FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT (FDLE)—Tallahassee
Editor of curriculum materials for the Basic...
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