"The task of a writer consists of being able to make something out of an idea."
−Thomas Mann


"April is great to work with. She takes my direction and the client's commentary and weaves together an articulate story for the reader."

− Jessica Latimer, Managing Editor, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style


"Your Earth story finally got passed back to me this morning and I just read it - you did a great job! Thanks for your hard work, attention to our style detail, and good questions."

− Julia Steinberger, Associate Editor, P-O-P Times

Resumé

SNAPSHOT

Extensive experience in writing, editing and project management for both print and web. Leader in developing editorial strategies and integrated marketing communications that supports a brand’s vision and goals. Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects while meeting ongoing deadlines.

SKILLS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Independent Consulting Cleveland, OH
2003-Present
Writing, Editing, Marketing

Trinity Cathedral Cleveland, OH
2011-Present
Communications Manager

Golf Event Media Westlake, OH
2005-2009
Director of Communications and Marketing
Editor, Golf Event Magazine

National Association of College Stores Oberlin, OH
1999-2005
Marketing Communications Specialist
Associate Editor
Assistant Editor

Daily Globe Shelby, OH
1998-1999
Staff Writer & Photographer

Oberlin News Tribune Oberlin, OH
1997-1998
Reporter & Photographer

EDUCATION
E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, Ohio University, Athens, OH
BSJ (News Writing and Editing sequence)

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