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Amber Clontz

Average rate
$45/hour
  • Joined January 2016

Always reading with a pen close by- Let me offer you editing, writing, and help with all things language.

  • Dana Point, CA, United States
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Amber Clontz
Dana Point, CA, United States

Worked with

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Services

Categories

Copywriting Content Public Relations Social Media Email

Experience

Summary

With the goal to always have a language-related career, I began writing as a journalist. Proofreading lead to editing, and following graduate school I started a Writing Center for an online university and have since worked teaching others how to write.

Work history

University California Irvine
Writing Specialist
California Intercontinental University
Writing Center Director
California State University, Fullerton
Graduate Writing Tutor
Boise State University
Undergraduate Writing Tutor

Portfolio

Politeness Revisited

Blog entry from my year studying in South Africa

Whiter ain't Brighter

Blog entry from my year studying in South Africa

Safety in Numbers and Fences

Blog entry from my year studying in South Africa

Luxury and Leisure

Blog entry from my year studying in South Africa

Coffee with Anarchists

Blog entry from my year studying in South Africa

Duomo Vision

Blog entry from my year studying in South Africa

Education

Accreditations

California State University, Fullerton
MA in Linguistics
Rhodes University
Master's Research
Boise State University
BA in English and German
International House, Cape Town, South Africa
CELTA Certificate in English Language Teaching

Skills

Skills

transcription German language Teaching writing editing Curriculum Development Time Management Organization Independence creativity

Tools

GoogleDocs Microsoft Word

Interests

Industries I love

Education Government Health & Wellness Philanthropy Social Enterprise Travel

What I read

One novel per week, the New Yorker, the New York Times, npr.org

Side projects

Creative and Do-good side projects: I design and create my own greeting cards (Fourfingercards) and have started the online book sales departments through amazon.com for the local library in town, another side project is ebay sales.

Ideal team

I'm up for any new challenge, that said I have a reverence for deadlines and do not miss them. If the project has a set end date, this is ideal.