Rebecca Holland

Rebecca Holland - Editor

Macon, GA, USA

A blogger/writer who enjoys the process of creating 'art with words' on a blank page.

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Overview

A former journalist with 23 years of experience in print, 12 years in online journalism, 10 years in book reviewing, and 10 years in social media marketing and general copywriting.
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Chick Lit
Christian Fiction
Contemporary Fiction
Contemporary Romance
Middle Grade
Romantic Comedy
Short Story
Non-Fiction
Christian (Non-Fiction)

Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science English/journalism
  • Master of Science counseling/psychology

Awards

  • Texas Press Association Feature Region
  • Texas Press Association Honorable Mention
  • Georgia Press Association News Team
  • TASB Media Honor Roll

Work experience

Editor, writer

Self-employed
September, 2019 – Present (10 months)

Freelance copywriter, article writer, feature story writer, book reviewer and social media manager.

Editor

The Chandler-Brownsboro Statesment
July, 2016 – May, 2017 (10 months)

Editor

The Piney Woods News
March, 2016 – July, 2016 (4 months)

Website start-up, transferred

Public Information Officer

Marshall Police Department
March, 2015 – March, 2016 (about 1 year)

Education Reporter

The Marshall News Messenger
August, 2014 – March, 2015 (7 months)

Managing Editor

Madisonville Meteor
April, 2013 – April, 2014 (about 1 year)

Reporter, Editor

The Tri-County Monitor
October, 2010 – April, 2013 (over 2 years)

News and Education Editor

The Americus Times-Recorder
July, 2008 – August, 2009 (about 1 year)

Interviewed former President Jimmy Carter and covered news

News and Features Editor

The Cochran Journal
September, 1995 – September, 1999 (about 4 years)

Reporter

The Twiggs County New Era
August, 1995 – September, 1995 (about 1 month)

Transferred to The Cochran Journal

Simply Whisperings

Holland , Rebecca

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