Experienced, versatile, reliable.

I’m a professional editor with more than 20 years’ experience working with publishers, authors, nonprofits, and media organizations to fine-tune language, streamline messaging, and hone grammar. 

I enjoy the challenges of working at the micro level, copyediting and proofreading to eliminate typos, fix grammar, and ensure consistency. I also relish working at the macro level, managing editorial workflow, creating editorial style guides, and devising messaging strategies. Following changes in language usage and shifts in  

Whether you need an autonomous editor who can swoop in and take the burden off your shoulders or an easy-going collaborator who can fit in seamlessly with your team, I can make your life easier. And I can do it on time, on budget, and with a sense of humor.

Specialties: While I consider myself a generalist, I have extensive experience in scholarly nonfiction (in particular, anthropology/archaeology and complex multiauthor/edited volumes), public policy, architecture and urbanism, feminism and gender studies, and Alaska studies (despite being a lifelong Californian).

Ready to get started? Drop me a line to discuss your project.