Kerry Davies

Kerry Davies - Editor

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Widely experienced generalist IPEd-accredited editor.

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Overview

I am a highly experienced editor who can tackle any project, large or small, in most fields (I'll leave advanced mathematics to the specialists), fiction or non-fiction. President of the Society of Editors (Qld), Chair and Queensland Counsellor for the Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd). IPEd accreditation achieved 2011, renewed 2016.
Languages
English (AUS)
English (UK)
Fiction
Action & Adventure
Anthologies
Cultural & Ethnic
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
Humor & Comedy
Literary Fiction
Mystery & Crime
Science Fiction
Thriller & Suspense
Women's Fiction
Young Adult
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Business & Management
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits
Economics
Education & Reference
Humanities & Social Sciences
Political Science & Current Affairs
Travel
Writing & Publishing
Humanities & Social Sciences
History
Philosophy
Psychology
Children's
Picture Books

Certifications

  • BBus Communications

Work experience

Owner

Self-employed
November, 1996 – Present (about 23 years)

I have more than 35 years' experience in the publishing and communications industries. Most of my working life has been as a freelancer but I was also Manager of Indigenous publishing house Magabala Books, Broome, Western Australia (1990–95) and Senior Editor with Focus Publishing in Sydney (2002–04).
As the portfolio below will only accept images, I can, on request, supply a full list of the publications I have worked on and my CV.

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