Work History

Work History
Jun 2010 - Present

Technical Editor

ProMatura Group

Created new position as technical editor to revise documents for grammatical and statistical accuracy. 

Dec 2009 - Feb 2010

Volunteer Web Design

Strayhorn School

Created website using (X)HTML/CSS and Adobe Dreamweaver. 

May 2008 - Sep 2009

Technical Writer & Project Coordinator

NCI Inc at the Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI)

Managed the layout of and authored and edited content for OSTI’s current Strategic Plan.

Doubled wiki content by documenting IT projects and processes. Increased wiki awareness and use among coworkers and educated them about DokuWiki syntax.

Served as international liaison for the Energy Technology Data Exchange (ETDE) member countries. Maintained ETDE members’ page and managed database records.

Improved database search functions by testing search terms and by reporting results and errors.

Revised help pages for Science.gov and WorldWideScience.org by authoring new content and using Snagit for video screen captures.
Sep 2003 - Oct 2007

Technical Support

NADataNet

Resolved internet connectivity problems by understanding the customer’s issue and clarifying technical processes.

Education

Education
Aug 2004 - Dec 2007

B.S.

University of North Alabama

Minor:

Psychology

Honors/Activities

  • �Cum Laude
  • �Delta Epsilon Iota
  • Best fiction in Lights and Shadows 2007

Skills

Skills

(X)HTML/CSS

Donated time to creating site for Strayhorn School.

Adobe FrameMaker

SharePoint

Snagit

SQL

DokuWiki

Adobe Dreamweaver

Donated time to creating site for Strayhorn School.

Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft FrontPage

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Word

Summary

Technical Writer/Editor for market research and government offices Improving print and digital content in newly-created technical communication positions by using effective, user-friendly language. Enthusiastic about and adaptable to new technology. Have obtained Department of Energy security clearance.

Interest

Literature

Philosophy

Psychology

Reading

Technology

Video games

Web design

Writing

Top Secret

DOE