Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota
sports, classical music, rewriting/editing copy from non-English translation, general
I was a copy editor at daily newspapers for 30-plus years, mainly in sports departments. I also served as a rewrite specialist for the English language website of an overseas university and proofread copy from one-page news releases and website bios to medical textbooks. I am a lifelong classical musician, which taught me about multitasking and accuracy. My work on a PC platform with a high-speed connection and am adept at Associated Press (AP) Style and Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS/CMS), editing in the latest version of Microsoft Word and proofreading in Adobe Acrobat. I am deadline oriented and produce high-quality copy. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org for rates.