291 English Place
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Write articles on people, places and events all across the country. Work well with numerous editors and tailor every piece to the particular style of the publication. All work is professionally proofread before submission and deadlines are always met.
8/2020 – present: Castle Rock Lifestyle magazine, Castle Rock, CO
Write articles about small businesses and people.
7/2020 – present: Grosse Pointe Lifestyle magazine, Grosse Pointe, MI
Write human interest articles.
7/2020 – present: Bend Lifestyle magazine, Bend, OR
Write articles about people, places and businesses.
7/2020 – present: Loveland & South Lifestyle magazine, Loveland, CO
Write articles about people and businesses.
7/2020 – present: Bridgewater Lifestyle magazine, Bridgewater , NJ
Write about local businesses and events.
7/2020 – present: Scottsdale Lifestyle magazine, Scottsdale, AZ
Write articles about people, places, and businesses.
7/2020 – present: Malibu Coast Lifestyle magazine, Malibu, CA
Write human interests articles and features.
7/2020 – present: Minneapolis Lakes Lifestyle magazine, Minneapolis, MO
Write about people and small businesses.
6/2020 – present: Missoula Lifestyle magazine – Missoula, MT
Write articles about different topics for their Parting Words column.
8/2019 – present: Mountain View Publishing, Hanover, NH
Write guides, profiles and events local to New Hampshire and Vermont for their three magazines: Here in Hanover, Woodstock Magazine and Image Magazine.
8/2019 – present: Invitation Magazines, Oxford, MS
Write about local businesses and events pertaining to Oxford and Northeast Mississippi.
7/2019 – present: Paws & Claws Magazine, Roanoke, VA
Write articles about our four-legged friends.
4/2019 – present: Vinings Lifestyle magazine, Smyrna, GA
Write articles about local people, places and events..
2/2019 – present: Brentwood Lifestyle magazine, Brentwood, TN
Write articles about various local topics.
1/2019 – present: Viva Tysons, McClean, VA
Write articles pertaining to social and educational issues.
1/2019 – present: Franklin Lifestyle magazine, Franklin, TN
Write articles about local people, places and events.
12/2018 – present: Midtown Lifestyle magazine, Atlanta, GA
Write articles about local people, places and events.
11/2018 – present: Growing Up in the Valley magazine, Roanoke,VA
Write articles pertaining to children’s health, safety and educational needs.
7/2018 – present: Vicinity Media Group, Fairfield, NJ
Write articles about local businesses and people on a monthly basis for their Suburban Essex, Vicinity, Inside Livingston and Little Falls magazines.
2/2018 – present: The Woodbridge Magazine, Suffolk, UK
Write book reviews on a quarterly basis.
12/2017 – present: The Country Register across the USA
Write articles on family relationships, pets, activities and more that are published in over 30 states in the U.S. on a semi-monthly basis.
10/2013 – present: The Showcase Magazine, Warren, NJ
Write articles about small town life and local businesses on a semi-monthly basis.
3/2018 – 12/2018: The Lake Hopatcong News, Lake Hopatcong, NJ
Wrote articles about people and places local to Lake Hopatcong.
2/2018 – 6/2018: About Families Magazine, Lebanon, PA
Wrote articles pertaining to children’s health, safety and educational needs.
5/2017 – 5/2017: Night to Dawn Magazine, Abington, PA
Wrote a fictional short story – The Undead.
8/2013 – 12/2013: The Collection magazine, Summit, NJ
Wrote fictional stories pertaining to shopping locally.
10/2013 – 12/2013: The Bridgewater Breeze newspaper, Bridgewater, NJ
Wrote articles pertaining to local activities.
6/2011 – present: Have written two fictional novels and multiple short stories for future publishing.
10/2009 – 12/2009 Proofreader
Proofread and edited the book “Renew with the Tradition” by Michel Milonnet. Published in 2010.
EDUCATION: KEAN UNIVERSITY, Union, NJ
SETON HALL UNIVERSITY, South Orange, NJ
OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
2/1998 – Present: INLINGUA SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES, Summit, NJ
Project Manager of Translation Department
Handle translation duties which include working with clients, translators and interpreters to ensure that contracted jobs are fulfilled in a competent and timely manner. Proofread and certify that documents are correct. Invoice clients and record payments. Send out proposals and do marketing for new business.
Director of Language Department
Scheduled and enrolled new students, and ensured progress of ongoing students. Tracked and recorded student lessons in order to prepare invoices and process payments. Handled all hiring of teachers. Recorded and calculated teachers’ hours in preparation for end-of-month payroll. Determined raises and bonuses for teachers. Responded to inquiries over the phone and in person, as well as sending out follow-up letters and materials. Sent out proposals, progress reports and other correspondence as needed. Responsible for appearance and general atmosphere of school.
2/1997 – 2/1998 RAR & ASSOCIATES, Short Hills, NJ
Administrative Assistant/ Office Manager
Ordered merchandise for various departments while keeping inventory of supplies. Typed proposals and all necessary correspondence. Scheduled meetings and appointments for President and Vice Presidents. Also assisted with accounts payable by preparing purchase orders and controlling petty cash.
9/1993 – 2/1997 SUMMIT RESEARCH GROUP, Berkeley Heights, NJ
Compiled data, through various surveys and focus groups, and using
a coding system to enter it into the computer, summarized information
into a usable report for reference and data for major companies. Also
performed customer service duties, such as answering phones and confirming
dates of final reports.
Member of the Scotch Plains Rescue Squad since 1992 (also write health articles on a monthly basis that are published in local outlets for this organization.)
Contributor to Friends of Valley Brook, a veteran’s assistance and advocacy program.