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North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. BA in English, May 1995.

Career Related Experience

Technical Writer, InfoPros, Durham, NC (May 2011 – present)
§  Collaborated with other writers on various projects.
o    Consumer product installation/assembly, use operation instructions.
o    Interviewed SMEs, wrote, edited manufacturing process documentation for ISO compliance.
o    Converted existing user documentation for online help (DITA).
§  Copyedited existing user documentation.
Portrait Photographer (business owner), (April. 2003 – present);
§  Own and operate a retail custom portrait photography studio.
§  Create marketing pieces, business literature, portrait and model release agreements, etc.
§  Built and maintain business website, blog and other online marketing avenues.
§  Maintain accounting records.
§  Built relationships with several vendors (professional labs, printers, etc.).
§  A member of the Knightdale Chamber of commerce.
Sr. Technical Writing Team Lead, eMIS, Inc. Morrisville, NC  (Apr. 4, 2001 - Jan. 31, 2002);
§  Coordinated documentation efforts of an international documentation team (US & Germany).
o    Created/maintained document schedules and status reports.
o    Distributed workload.
§  Proposed new documentation release format and implemented.
§  Reorganized documentation structure and proposed/implemented new documentation template features.
§  Initiated & organized efforts on a documentation department style guide.
§  Worked with development project managers to increase cooperation between writers and development.
§  Wrote and maintained departmental processes and procedures.
§  Tutored writers on new writing software functionality.
§  Initiated localization/translation quote gathering.
§  Researched, wrote and edited user documentation for billing system product.
Technical Writer, Ericsson, Inc. Research Triangle Park, NC. (Mar. 1997 - Apr. 2001);
§  Wrote and edited user documentation (both in hardcopy and on-line formats) for cellular phones, accessories and other communication products.
o    Created work schedules according to the delivery date of the product being produced. The schedule outlined when my deliverables would be complete.
o    Worked closely with software developers and project management to acquire the information necessary to complete the user manuals.
o    Interfaced with a multimedia vendor for creation of artwork for manuals.
o    Interfaced with translation vendor for translation of completed manuals into the necessary languages.
o    Interfaced with a printing vendor for cost estimates and printing of manuals.
§  Tested software as it was being developed and provided software engineers with test results as well GUI (Graphical User Interface) and functionality enhancement suggestions.
§  Interfaced with Legal and Industrialization departments concerning copyright, third party, and safety text issues.
§  Created intranet web site for global support department.
Technical Writer, Trio Information Systems, Inc. Raleigh, NC. (May 1995 - Nov. 1996);
§  Wrote, edited and updated user instructions for communications software.
§  Edited and manipulated graphics, screen shots, etc., placed with the instructions.
§  Created and edited Quick Cards (form of on-line help) for several existing products.
§  Assisted Marketing department with several projects.
§  Aided in overhaul of company web page.
o    Created white papers and marketing pages for existing products.
o    Assisted Sales department with several editorial and writing tasks.
§  Created a style guide to be used by the US Documentation Department.

Employment History

Intern, Oxford University Press, Cary, NC (Oct. 1994 - May 1995)
  • Assisted Assistant Editors with American National Biography project.
Layout Artist, Technician, NCSU, Raleigh, NC (Sept. 1993 - May 1994).
§  Skills in proofreading, copyediting, and laying out finished pages onto galley.


§  Good communication and team building skills.
§  Superior organizational and time management skills.
§  Experienced in copyediting, proofreading, and layout skills.
§  Experienced in documentation and software usability practices.
§  Basic HTML coding skills.

Societies and Training

§  NAPP: National Association of Photoshop Professionals
§  Attended classes for advanced functionality of Adobe FrameMaker and Ventura publishing software.
§  Attended classes/workshops for using advanced features of Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop.
§  Attended classes at the Computer Training Unit at NCSU for Internet home page creation.


§  Operating Systems: DOS, UNIX, Windows 95, Windows NT, 2000, XP, 7.
§  Word Processing: Microsoft Word, FrameMaker, PageMaker, Publisher
§  Graphics: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, PaintShop Pro, Microsoft Power Point
§  Online Help tools: HTML editing programs such as Microsoft FrontPage, 
L Editor Pro, Nvu, etc., XMetal
§  Other: Microsoft Project, Microsoft Outlook, FrontPage, and Excel, Adobe Acrobat (creating and editing PDFs), screenshot utilities


Available upon request.

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