Melissa Peitsch | Elance
 
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Melissa Peitsch

Editor Extraordinaire
   United States
  |   Waconia, MN
  |  12:19 pm Local Time

Resume/C.V.

"mPeitsch is amazing! She edited my work wonderfully. She has a great eye for small grammatical errors, and the ability to rework complete sentences and sections so they are clean, clear and effective. I highly recommend her work . . ."
--karleeasana

I like to let my clients' feedback speak for itself. As a well-rounded, experienced editor and proofreader, I have the tools to make your written words flawless!
Service Description
I graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a B.A. in English and Information Design. I have an excellent grasp on the English language, and am proficient in the latest editions of APA, MLA, and Chicago styles.

My services include proofreading for spelling, punctuation, and grammar, and copy editing (line editing) for style and flow. I have extensive experience editing and proofreading all types of material: fiction (novels, short stories, graphic novels), nonfiction (books, devotionals/religious materials), ebooks, website content, blog articles, cookbooks...you name it!

I am able to finish each project quickly, correctly, and with a positive attitude! Give me a chance to polish your words, and I can guarantee that I will make them shine.
Education
University of Minnesota Duluth
Bachelor of Arts in English
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Employment
Merrill Corporation
Proofreader
2010 - 2010
Proofread quarterly financial reports in a temp position during peak filing seasons. Used standard proofreading marks.
University of Minnesota Duluth
Clerical Assistant in Dept. of Writing Studies
2007 - 2007
Proofread and edited Dr. Thomas Farrell’s essays to be compiled in a publication. Cited documentation in the correct APA format.
University of Minnesota Duluth Statesman
News Reporter/Writer
2006 - 2007
Interviewed students, faculty, and community members for campus news articles. Met weekly deadlines for article submission. Made edits for publication.
Payment Terms
None specified
Melissa Peitsch | Elance

Melissa Peitsch