Editing, Proofreading, Writing — Oh, My! (Portfolio)


The fol­low­ing is a highly rep­re­sen­ta­tive, though not exhaus­tive, list of my work as a Writ­ing Spe­cial­ist in the areas of proof­read­ing, copy edit­ing, writ­ing, and over­all project man­age­ment since 2007. 

Ongo­ing Engagements:

  • Feb­ru­ary 2014 to present: Copy edi­tor for Sun­day school and Con­fir­ma­tion cur­ricu­lum for the “spark­house” imprint of Augs­burg Fortress, Pub­lish­ers (offi­cial pub­lish­ing com­pany of the Evan­gel­i­cal Lutheran Church in America).
  • Since Decem­ber 2011, proof­reader (2.25 years) and Acqui­si­tions Edi­tor (April 2014 to present) of Children’s Wor­ship Bul­letins pub­lished by Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Resources.
  • Since Novem­ber 2010: Writer and copy edi­tor for The Newslet­ter Newslet­ter, pub­lished monthly by Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Resources.
  • Since Decem­ber 2011, proof­reader for Pro­claim Ser­mons, avail­able by sub­scrip­tion from Parish Pub­lish­ing, LLC.
  • Since 2009: Copy edi­tor for Isom Global Strate­gies, LLC, Wash­ing­ton, D.C. Work involves copy edit­ing, proof­read­ing, occa­sional sub­stan­tive edit­ing, and occa­sional writ­ing for business-related communications.

2015, Copy Edi­tor for:

April 2010 through Octo­ber 2015:

  • Proof­reader and occa­sional writer for weekly online Bible study “The Wired Word,” pub­lished by Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Resources.

2014, Copy Edi­tor for:

Octo­ber 2009 through Decem­ber 2014:

  • Asso­ciate Edi­tor, copy edi­tor, and writer for 10,000 Cou­ples monthly web-magazine.

2013, Copy Edi­tor for:

2012, Copy Edi­tor for:

2008 through 2011, Copy Edi­tor for:

May 2007 to Feb. 2011:

  • Pri­mary Proof­reader for Extra Media, Moor­head, Minn. – weekly, bimonthly, and quar­terly regional magazines.

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