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Experience

Working in several industries and positions has allowed me to develop my core mission, vision, and values in pursuit of professional growth. 

 

A brief look at my most recent experience can be found below, or, for a fuller picture of my experience, download the applicable document using the links below. 

Current Projects

FREELANCE EDITOR

08/2006-Present

Sledditing

  • Proofread article, book, and dissertation proposals to improve readability and clarity

  • Understand/interpret complex information in diverse fields from accounting to zoology

  • Wide-ranging experience working with non-native speakers

Education

VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY

2011

Master of Arts

English, Literature Concentration

  • Thesis: “Shaken and Stirred: Tactile Imagery and Narrative Immediacy in J. D. Salinger's "Blue Melody," "A Girl I Knew," and "Just Before the War with the Eskimos", Director: A. Bryant Mangum, Ph.D.

  • Outstanding Graduate Research in the Humanities Award

  • Graduate Student Association (Secretary)

VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY

2001

Bachelor of Arts

English, cum laude

  • Editor: Millennium (Literary Magazine)

  • President, Student Media Commission

  • Outstanding Women's Studies Minor

RICHARD BLAND COLLEGE

1998

Associate of Science

General Studies, cum laude

  • Editorial Staff: Mneumosyne (Literary Magazine)