Heather Howell

Heather Howell - Editor

Nashville, TN, USA

Proofreader and copy editor specializing in fiction and nonfiction. Ten years’ experience editing for print and online publishers.

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I am a meticulous and focused editor and proofreader who has worked in-house with two major publishers. I began my career in publishing working with independent publishers and authors at Ingram’s Lighting Source Inc. Later, I was hired as an editorial assistant with Simon & Schuster’s Howard Books division and was quickly promoted to Associate Editor. Most recently I was Managing Editor at Turner Publishing Company based in Nashville, TN. I have a passion for literature and helping authors of all kinds make their dreams a reality.

English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
New Age
Self-Help & Self-Improvement
Contemporary Fiction
Literary Fiction
Women's Fiction

Work experience

Managing Editor

Turner Publishing Company
January, 2018 – February, 2021 (about 3 years)

Associate Editor

Simon & Schuster - Howard Books
February, 2016 – May, 2017 (about 1 year)

Publisher Services

Lightning Source Inc. - Ingram Content Group
January, 2015 – February, 2016 (about 1 year)

Portfolio (7 selected works)

Before Anyone Else

Hooton, Leslie

Do No Harm: The Opioid Epidemic

Wiland, Harry, Segall, Peter, Nelson M.D., Lewis, Kolodny M.D., Andrew, Segall, Peter, Benjamin, Dr. Georges

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