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Melody G.

Average rate
$60–75/hour
  • Joined October 2018

Melody is a business writer and creative editor specializing in long form documents, research, and developmental editing.

  • St. Louis, MO, USA
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Melody G.
St. Louis, MO, USA

Services

Categories

Copywriting Development Content

Experience

Summary

I have been a part-time professional writer and editor since 2001, and a college English Professor since 2004. I write full-time now and offer experienced research, meticulous editing, and end-to-end project management.

Work history

St. Louis Communicty College
English Professor
Taught and designed courses in composition and developmental writing. 2017 Department Chair.
Kevin Anderson & Associates
Writer and Editor
Developmental editor and ghostwriter, helping clients find their voice and tell their stories in memoirs, novels, and general nonfiction.

Portfolio

Schoology Exchange education articles

I contribute researched articles on education for Schoology Exchange.

Sibme Case Study (2018)

My client needed an informative, organized, and engaging case study to highlight their educational product. I interviewed 3 product users and composed a 1,000-word case study to promote their product.

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New Americans Training Manual

My client needed a series of training manuals to help new American immigrants and refugees learn basic skills and services. I designed the manual template and created the content for 15 different lessons.

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Teaching Entrepreneurship Curriculum Guide

Developed and edited Business & Technology curriculum for the Delaware public schools. This is the first of 3 manuals I completed.

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Business White Paper

My client needed a deeply researched white paper on the successes and failures of family owned businesses around the globe. I used 25 academic sources to create a 10,000-word white paper for the client's audience of business owners.

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Formal Proposal

I help clients write business proposals for funding, grants, contracts, and bids. I research their target audience and craft winning proposals that persuade with industry research, values, insight, planning, and benefits.

Education

Accreditations

University of California, Berkeley
BA, English
University of New Mexico
MA, English and Creative Writing
San Diego State University
Professional Certificate in Grant Writing

Skills

Languages

Spanish

Limited working proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

communications content creation copywriting ebooks email infographic design writing proofreading newsletters editing

Tools

InDesign LinkedIn Photoshop Powerpoint Prezi Slack Scrivener Wordpress

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 35hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Government Health & Wellness Kids & Parenting Media PR & Communications Science Travel Other

What I read

Blogs, books, news, magazines, essays, general nonfiction, education