Work Experience

Freelance Copy Editor | September 2012 – present

Copy Editor/Writer | January – June 2012
Curriculum and Contents Research and Development Institute
Samyook SDA Language Institute, Seoul, South Korea
Developed ESL textbook materials for adult and school-age students

English/Religion Teacher | November – December 2011
Samyook SDA Language Institute, Cheonan, South Korea
Taught English and religion classes to adult and school-age students

Public Relations Director | September 2010 – April 2011
Adventist Development and Relief Agency Tanzania
Wrote articles on current ADRA Tanzania projects, visited projects and interviewed beneficiaries,
designed and edited newsletter, updated website, sent out e-mail news updates

News Editor | August 2009 – May 2010
Southern Accent, Southern Adventist University newspaper
Wrote campus news stories, worked with News Reporting class to assign weekly news stories,
proofread and edited newspaper and specifically news section for AP style

Reader | January – May 2010
School of Journalism and Communication, Southern Adventist University
Graded for Publication Editing and Advanced Reporting classes, edited for AP style, clarity and coherence

Staff Writer | August – December 2008
Southern Accent, Southern Adventist University newspaper
Wrote campus news stories for student services department and community student news beats

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EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science
Mass Communication: Writing and Editing | May 2010
Southern Adventist University

Relevant Coursework:
News Reporting, Advanced Reporting, Publication Editing, Magazine and Feature Article Writing, Literary Journalism, Creative Writing, Advanced Creative Writing, Expository Writing, Communication Research, Publication Tools & Techniques, Web Design

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