McKayla Grace

McKayla Grace - Editor

Nashville, TN, USA

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Overview

Hi! I'm McKayla, and I love words! I hold a degree in Strategic Communications with a minor in Journalism. Public Relations makes up most of my day, but I moonlight in music journalism and editing.

Every time I find myself correcting typos in a novel, it solidifies my belief that I need to be editing professionally. When I'm not mentally proofreading, I'm writing content for clients in the public relations industry and developing editorials for publication at a music magazine.

My passions include live music and books that either educate or give me the warm fuzzies.
Languages
English (AUS)
English (CAN)
English (UK)
English (US)
Fiction
Coming of Age
Contemporary Fiction
Historical Fiction
Humor & Comedy
Literary Fiction
Mystery & Crime
Young Adult
Non-Fiction
Entertainment

Work experience

Account Executive and Publicist

The Kairos Company
March, 2019 – Present (over 3 years)

Writing and editing editorial content, press releases and statements.
Pitching to media and journalists.
Developing business and communications strategy.

Writer and Music Coordinator

Self-employed
June, 2018 – Present (about 4 years)

Writing and editing editorial content for online and print publication specific to the music industry.
Communicating with and leading staff via social media.
Developing artist relations.
Conducting concert reviews, interviews and music analysis.

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