Work History

Opal Publishing, Nanaimo, BC

2014 – CURRENT

Founder and Owner
Publisher | Opal Magazine is published 12 times a year.
Create, manage, and publish the Opal magazines.

Your Holistic Earth

March 2021 – CURRENT

Editor for the HEAL 4.0 book

Great News Media, Calgary AB

2019-2020 Digital Marketing Sales

2009 – 2017 Senior Editor

91 Community newsletters (149 communities).
Circulation 450,000+ households and businesses in Calgary.
The main focus of the Editor at Great News Publishing is the gathering and organizing of news submitted by the community editors and outside sources. A strong knowledge of MS Office and Outlook is critical to the day-to-day business.
Manage all facets of the Editorial Department.
Establish deadlines and prioritize community content monthly.
Compile, organize, and prioritize the content for all books and make ready for graphic designer.
File Management of all emails and content submitted through the ‘News’ email address.
Liaise between Community Associations, Resident Associations, City, and Great News Publishing.
Compile and maintain public service announcements for use in community newsletters.
Proof mock-ups and ensure consistent quality and accuracy.

Rosetta Stone Press, Calgary, Alberta, 2000 – 2015

Publisher of The Many Waters, Lauretta Lueck
This company is closed now. The author, my mother, passed away on April 25, 2015.

Book Reviews 411, Calgary, Alberta, 2005 – 2006

Founder and Owner
Professional Book Reviews for Indy Authors

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