U.S. native with more than 12 years of editing and proofreading experience, offering high quality, efficient work product. Great attention to detail, excellent work ethic, and respect for all deadlines. I strive to leave the author's style and voice intact, and have excellent teamwork and communication skills.
I do all of my own work and do not outsource projects. I am able to work on documents requiring APA, MLA, Chicago, Harvard, and AP styles.
I also have excellent Excel skills and a strong background in finance and business.
I am a freelance editor/proofreader.
I offer several years of experience in editing and proofreading, as well as references to verify the quality of my work. I pay great attention to detail, to grammar, punctuation, and spelling errors, author's style and voice, and overall readability of a document.
I enjoy working hard to provide a quality product to clients. I do all of my own work and outsource no projects.
I hold a BA from Harvard and an MBA from the University of Chicago, and have experience with a variety of documents, including business-related documents, academic journal articles, real estate, finance, legal, and other types of documents, nonfiction and fiction books, websites and marketing brochures.
I also have significant experience with editing text written by non-English speaking authors.
University of Chicago Graduate School of Business
Master in Business Administration
1992 - 1994
Bachelor of Arts
1981 - 1985
I would appreciate 50% up front, with the remainder upon completion of the work. I work quickly and efficiently and always meet deadlines.
staash press, founder and Chief Perspective Officer
Edited and proofread the book, The Leadership Lens, a 200+ page collection of articles for the client. Ensured proper flow of the book's chapters, as well as paragraphs within each chapter. Created bullet-point "lessons to learn" for each chapter.
Mind Your Language, Head of Language Management
Freelance editing work on a continuous basis for a variety of documents (business, legal, real estate, academic reports, personal correspondences, entertainment synopses, resume and cover letter editing and writing) primarily for writers who have English as their second language.
Technology Exchange Communications, President/Owner
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Women Behaving Wealthy, Founder
Editing of eWorkbook offered to her clients. Can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org; www.womenbehavingwealthy.com
Human Performance Specialists, Author
Edited and formatting business book for client.
Dan Deubeiss, self
Editing of diet book manuscript, including ensuring a smooth flow between chapters and for all text, consistent formatting throughout and elimination of all errors.