- Editing Certificate, University of Chicago Graham School
Collaboratively developed, edited, and proofread health care marketing materials; revised content for consumer and professional audiences. Led review process using content management system; organized and managed claims based on clinical support and legal approval; wrote and edited references using AMA style.
Books: Perform copyedits, proofreads, and cold reads of nonfiction and fiction titles, following Chicago style. Adjust grammatical danglers, misplaced modifiers, and incorrectly spelled foreign terms and proper nouns; reconcile endnotes with text; identify continuity issues and typesetting errors.
Marketing: Copyedit, proofread, and cold-read health care and pharmaceutical marketing materials, with a focus on quality control. Edit for language clarity and consistency, AMA style and brand style, and accurate referencing.
Managed due diligence reporting process for investment funds. Copyedited a high volume of lengthy reports, unifying the work of various stakeholders into cohesive documents that adhered to house style and voice. Published documents using content management software.
Copyedited and proofread investment research for the web and for distribution to clients. Followed The AP Stylebook and house style. Adapted technical content for a broad online readership. Worked with financial analysts to resolve inconsistencies and unclear phrasing. Published to the web via content management system.
University of Chicago Press
Copyedited book manuscripts, including new full-length books and new material for paperback reprints and new editions; served as editorial liaison for all stages of manuscript and proof. Followed Chicago style. Prepared edited book manuscripts for typesetting, and ensured accuracy of changes made at various proof stages.
Copyedited Bibliography of The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th ed. Copyedited and proofread cover and catalog copy; proofread monthly “Chicago Style Q&A” web feature.
Supervised freelance editors and indexers. Hired and supervised student assistant.
BowTie Press (now Lumina Media)
Copyedited manuscripts and proofread galleys, following The Chicago Manual of Style and house style. Wrote back-cover copy and newsletter pieces. Acted as liaison between editorial staff and freelancers.