Editor of many trade books, including the biography of Ardath Rodale, late CEO of Rodale, Inc., and James Michener's "Pilgrimage" (felt like I was holding a sacred object when working on his typewritten pages), along with scores of other books.
Botanical editor for Timber Press books, including "Vandas:Their Botany, History, and Culture," by Dr. Martin Motes and other books.
Copyeditor and proofreader for many books, mostly for Rodale, Inc.
Editor, copyeditor, proofreader, fact-checker for magazines, including Bicycling, Fine Gardening, Organic Gardening, Birds & Blooms, and various special publications of Reader's Digest.
Editorial consultant to Hearst, Inc., Time-Life Books, and Australian and British publishers.
Proofreader for the Hamburg Item, a Pennsylvania weekly newspaper, at age 17; I stood on a box to reach the high counter but declined to wear the proffered green eyeshade.