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"Your article on exterior window shutters and hardware was terrific. I was very happy to be a part of it."

--Ken Wnek, owner, Copper Moon Woodworks

"Very nice job. You took on a complex assignment that had some unexpected turns, got it in well before deadline, and delivered a good read."

--Daniel Sosnoski, editor, Chiropractic Economics magazine

"You did a great job with a very complicated news release. Thank you!"

--Kathleen Biesecker, assistant director, Communications Division, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Achievements
  • EDITING & PROOFREADING
    • Edit marketing materials for pharmaceutical companies and health insurers.
    • Edit white papers and reports for clinical laboratory leaders including McKesson Corp., Xifin Inc., Siemens Health Care Diagnostics, Hemosure, Aurora Interactive and more.
    • Worked as managing editor of a monthly home magazine (five editions) for four years.
    • Served as copy editor of a clinical laboratory journal for six years.
    • Served as a newspaper editor in various positions, including editor, copy editor and associate editor.

  • WRITING
    • Write hundreds of articles for many different magazines, journals, online media, newspapers and newsletters.
    • Monthly and bi-monthly columnist for multiple healthcare publications.
    • Correspondent for an international healthcare journal.
    • Write white papers and reports for clinical laboratory leaders including McKesson Corp., Xifin Inc., Siemens Health Care Diagnostics, Hemosure, Aurora Interactive and more.

  • PAGE DESIGN
    • Designed the front page of a daily newspaper.
    • Redesigned a newspaper that won "Most Improved Publication" award by the Association of Free Community Newspapers.
    • Worked closely with a magazine's art director to improve a home magazine's layout.