Elizabeth Ridley

Elizabeth Ridley - Editor

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Editor, author, publishing consultant. 25+ years experience. All genres; special focus on memoirs. Together, let's bring your book to life!

Request a quote
Verified identity


As the author of five novels and co-author of four memoirs, all from commercial publishers, I use my 20+ years of experience in writing and publishing to help other authors make their dreams come true.
English (UK)
English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
Contemporary Romance
Historical Fiction


  • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1989
  • Master of Arts in Creative Writing, University of East Anglia, Norwich, England, 1997

Explore the Reedsy Community

Reedsy is a community of top publishing professionals. Join Reedsy today to browse 1000+ profiles.

Shire Brown

A fiction/non-fiction editor with wide-ranging interests, I specialize in refining the elements of good writing: voice, style, and grammar.

Berkeley, CA, USA

Katie McGuire

For five years, I was an editor at a small indie house, working on mysteries, historical fiction, and select nonfiction projects.

New York, NY, USA

To view 1,000+ more profiles, Join Reedsy