Summary
Work History
Education
Skills
Certification
Accomplishments
References
Ali Lauderdale

Ali Lauderdale

Summary

Meticulous Proofreader successful at managing documents, entering data and supporting administrative team requirements. Experienced in applying different style and content standards for individual needs. Seeking to work on all forms of writing, including comics, graphic novels, prose, and websites.

Work History

News Editor

Gore Culture Magazine
2022.04 - Current
  • Actively sought out new sources for obtaining information about potential newsworthy events and topics.
  • Reviewed and edited news stories for accuracy, clarity, grammar, punctuation and style.
  • Coordinated with other editors and writers on deadlines and content of articles.
  • Researched topics related to news stories in order to provide additional information.
  • Prepared, rewrote and edited copy to improve readability.
  • Wrote stories, articles or newsletters for publication.
  • Developed story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.
  • Uploaded digital images for editing, archiving and electronic transmission.

Proofreader

Quiet Red Media
  • Reviewed, proofread and corrected content for accuracy of grammar, spelling, punctuation, syntax and formatting.
  • Ensured that the final documents adhered to established style guidelines and standards.
  • Collaborated with authors on content revisions needed to meet editorial standards.
  • Maintained detailed records of changes made during proofreading process.

Comic Proofreader

Genuine Comics, South River Studios
  • Analyzed copy for readability, clarity and adherence to editorial policy.
  • Collaborated with authors on content revisions needed to meet editorial standards.
  • Compiled lists of corrections for authors based on results of proofreading sessions.
  • Evaluated text for logic, considering reader needs and comprehension level.

Education

Bachelor of Arts - Information Technology

Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ
2016-05

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Document Proofreading
  • Copy Editing
  • Content Development
  • Impeccable grasp of grammar
  • Writing stories
  • Working Independently
  • Maintaining standards

Certification

  • Excel Essential Training
  • Microsoft Word
  • Canva: Web and Digital Design

Accomplishments

  • Wrote and Published Three Books
  • Contributions In Three Educational Manuscripts
  • Published in Three Anthologies
  • Managed Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns

References

References available upon request.
Ali Lauderdale