Katy Balatero

Katy Balatero Editing


Seattle, Washington; works remotely for global clients



business, corporate, nonprofit, government, science, life sciences, biology, biotech, medicine, health, healthcare, environment, ecology, conservation, technology, digital marketing, communications, website content, technical editing


I’m a specialist science and technical editor who helps businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies prepare communications for publication. I edit reports, articles, blog posts, white papers, newsletters, website content, and more.

Communicating authentically, clearly, and professionally will elevate your brand and build trust. I’ll edit your content to ensure your voice, messages, and insights resonate clearly.

My credentials include:

• Working as a communications professional since 2003, with businesses, nonprofits, agencies, and publishers
• Experience in digital marketing and analytics, user experience, and customer research
• M.A., Communication Leadership, University of Washington
• Editing Certificate, University of Washington
• B.S., Biological Sciences, Stanford University

Are you ready to save time and add editorial capacity to your team? Let’s discuss how I can partner with you! You can email me or schedule a free discovery call (


“Katy became an invaluable asset to my project and a key factor toward its success. Her attention to detail and proactive problem-solving allowed us to publish our content on time and to a high degree of quality.”
—technical writer, Microsoft

“Katy is smart, fast, detail-oriented—an all-around talented editor.”
—senior editor, Grist

“Deep editorial and strategic digital media experience; I would highly recommend Katy.”
—managing editor, University of Washington


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