Kathie B.

  • Joined January 2017

I am an established freelance copy editor and writer after working for three decades at the Los Angeles Times as an editor and reporter.

  • Huntington Beach, CA, United States
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Kathie B.
Huntington Beach, CA, United States

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Experience

Summary

I worked for nearly three decades at The Los Angeles Times as an editor, supervisor, reporter and researcher before launching my freelance copy editing and writing career. My work includes editing sports, news, business, entertainment and tech articles.

Work history

Los Angeles Times
Senior copy editor
Fact-checked, edited for clarity and content and produced stories from on-staff and freelance writers for multiple platforms (newspaper, web and social media sharing); showed initiative by developing quick fact sheets for breaking stories and news.
Los Angeles Times
Reporter and researcher
Wrote news stories on environment, local government and other subjects; developed ideas, researched in the field and created infographics.
NerdWallet
independent contractor, copy editing
Edited copy for personal finance website for clarity, consistency and grammar, spelling and syntax on six-week contract. Worked autonomously from remote location, adjusting easily to CMS and workflow. Praised for collegial attitude and smart edits.
Mommy Poppins
independent contractor, writer
Write articles for go-do website for parents in the Los Angeles area. Do weekly column on weekday events in the area, and features on activities such as museum special exhibits and listings such as child-safe beach areas.

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years