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Areas of Interest and Expertise

Business Related

Marketing | Energy and building technology | Government proposals | Family events and activities | Blogging | Social networking apps

Personal (or accidentally profitable)

Vintage clothes | Vintage electronics | Flea markets | Rummage sales | Online bargains | Cooking | Sampling new restaurants | All things Louisiana | Iphoneography | Art | Reading | Volunteering in my community


Lynn Landry is a writer, project manager, researcher and strategist offering more than a decade of experience working with agencies, clients, academics and engineers in various roles. She works well with diverse teams and approaches projects with passion and respect—but also with a sense of fun. She takes a holistic approach to solve client problems: setting measurable objectives, utilizing proper vehicles to meet those objectives, and monitoring results to optimize.

Early work experience has given her great skills: managing budgets and deadlines, accurately scoping projects, working with teams, seeing the big picture and understanding metrics and data.

She has proven that she can absorb the gist of nearly any subject matter and effectively communicate ideas tailored to a specified audience.  

Work experience

May 2007Present

Writer, Researcher, Strategist, Project Manager


Drawing on experience in database management, direct marketing, account management, print and mail production and project management coupled with a natural curiosity, she has proven to be able to quickly learn about complex technologies and processes, speak to engineers and techies and translate ideas to appropriate audiences (marketing, communications, user interface, etc), with an eye toward results.

Projects included:

  • Optimization copy writing for marketing collateral, emails, Web content and more for cross platform subscriber service
  • Newsletters and feature articles for a family website and monitoring results to meet objectives
  • Online help for engineering software
  • Scripts for product demos for IT security and remote home control
  • Writing and document control for proposals for major energy service company
  • Research in the energy and green building sectors
  • Virtual exec admin support and bookkeeping for small consulting company
  • Field team project management
Aug 2007May 2010

Technical Writer and Project Manager

Newfield Wireless, Inc.

Field team project manager for major drive testing projects for AT&T and Verizon. Assessed teams, plotted schedule and work order using maps and the organization's beta of their proprietary software. Worked with clients and building owners to coordinate access to sites. Managed tower crews and other resources as needed. Created status reports. Utilized software as it was being developed to help engineering teams in the field and also trained new hires on how to use it. Reported bugs and gave feedback on interface issues during field project. Knowledge of software led to being assigned Web copy, online help, white papers, flyers and other materials.

Apr 2001Nov 2006

Project Manager and Production Coordinator

UC Berkeley Extension

Worked with a highly regarded marketing team as project manager and print production coordinator. Project leader for institutional campaign. Project manager for Arts & Humanities, Engineering, Education and more. Worked with clients to establish budgets, create project briefs. Learned how to do a lot with restricted budgets. Took on additional various projects that entailed tasks such as event planning and fund raising.

Jan 2000Nov 2000


Exile on 7th

Analyzed online marketing data for optimization for multiple clients. Created and wrote reports. Created testing and metrics. Worked with team to present client recommendations.

Apr 1996Jan 2000

Manager, Direct Mail Production

Miller Huber Relationship Marketing

Managed all aspects of direct mail production for boutique agency. Developed and wrote requirements. Evaluated vendors. Provided specs and oversaw all production from creation to mailing. Helped produce complex, highly personalized direct mail pieces for clients such as Levis, Cisco Systems, Micron, Gateway, 3Com, and more. In addition to traditional production roles, wrote copy as needed, worked with clients to help them understand and develop campaigns using emerging technologies.



Bachelors of Arts

Louisiana State University


Project Management
Ability to hit the ground running as an expert project manager in a variety of fields, with a specialty in marketing environments. Flexible to use tools and techniques available. Able to run a project from start to finish whether using the latest technology or with the most primitive resources. Holistic approach to managing deadlines, budgets and human resources. Excellent team manager and negotiator. Proactive. And still fun.
Wrote and edited personal blog using Wordpress.
Social Networking Influencer
Early adapter of social networking tools for both personal and business. Current Klout score is 59+. Building social networking audience for clients. Facebook, Twitter, Blogger, Wordpress, Pinterest, Instagram, Path and more.
Constant Contact
Created newsletters for client using Constant Contact, including customizing HTML, managing bugs and changes.
Mac and PC Proficient
Even though she prefers the Mac OS, with a flick of the Bootcamp button, she is just as efficient in Windows7.
In addition to being a Word power user, she created presentations in Power Point and pivot tables and macros in Excel.
Wrote site copy, white papers, online help, scripts for product demos, online newsletters, Tweets, Facebook posts and blogs. It's her passion and she writes with an eye toward results.