About Me

Senior creative professional with proven success in leading publishing and marketing projects. Extensive experience in magazine and book development, editing, print design and production, art direction, and web design. Demonstrated assets in writing promotional copy and producing marketing collateral. Expert manager of complex, deadline-driven processes.

Areas of Expertise

  • Graphic design and art direction
  • Website development
  • Copywriting
  • Substantive editing and copyediting
  • Magazine launch
  • Guiding editorial boards and authors
  • Book acquisition and development
  • Budgeting and project management

Professional Experience

2015–present Freelance Designer, Writer, and Editor
2015 Senior Designer, ClickZ Group, LLC (formerly owned by Incisive Media), New York, NY
2011–2015 Creative Manager, Incisive Media, New York, NY
2007–2010 Managing Editor and Art Director, The Investment Professional, a publication of NYSSA, New York, NY
2004–2007 Communications Manager, NYSSA, New York, NY
2001–2004 Editor, Macmillan Reference USA (an imprint of Gale Group), New York, NY
1998–2001 Senior Editor, West Group, New York, NY

Education

Certificate in graphic design, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
BA, English literature, summa cum laude, Pace University, New York, NY

Digital Skills

InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver
HTML5, CSS, and WordPress
MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Mac and PC proficiency