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|Katharine||Freelance editor of papers and articles, such as doctoral theses and articles intended for professional publication, who also enjoys reviewing college applications. Co-author of The Corps and the Shore (Island Press) about the role of the US Army Corps of Engineers on US coastlines. Holds a master's degree from Duke University.|
|Erica||I am currently employed by an English language college, where I get to work with students from a wide variety of backgrounds in my role as a part of Student Services. Before this I studied a dual undergraduate degree in Arts/Law, and have spent a considerable amount of time editing and proofreading essays, résumés and job applications.|
|Meghan||I recently graduated from Amherst College with Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude distinctions. I am passionate about teaching and excited to work with you to improve your writing. I am currently interning for an English-language publication in Buenos Aires, Argentina and doing freelance writing/filmmaking/teaching on the side.|
|Shoney||Through my work, I live and breathe feedback on writing. My specializations are creative writing and assessing and responding to writing. Many of the students in my classes have gone on to receive teaching positions at various levels and tutoring positions/internships while still in school. At my core, I am a teacher, and I'm looking forward to teaching you and helping you become a more purposeful writer.|
|O'Neal||Lecturer, researcher, and instructor at Western University with a Ph.D. from the same institution. Five years of experience evaluating and providing feedback on university level student writing. Written several successful grant applications for research projects.|
|Rachel||Hi, I'm Rachel. I am a lover of wordplay, salsa dancing, bicycles, and reading in cozy nooks. Throughout my schooling, my peers would always ask me to look over their work and I was always happy to oblige. I love using my appreciation for good writing to help others to whom it may not come easily.|
|Andrew||Double-certified as an English and history teacher after graduating with a master's in history from UGA. Selected twice as his school's Teacher of the Year. Writes poetry and blogs on izzit.org.|
|Jake||I am an engineer by trade with a passion for science communication. My background has taught me how to be a clear, concise writer. Recently most of my writing has been for long research proposals, a format that is surprisingly very similar to college essays.|
|Katia||Katia is a writer and editor from the Midwest. She's a feminist who has a passion for the written word and social justice. In her free time, she reads contemporary writers, takes long walks, and studies Spanish and Hindi.|
|Ting||Currently I am working on a dissertation, and the topic is innovations to Chinese governance in sustainable development. My background is in political science and East Asian studies. I have always enjoyed writing throughout my formal education, and I get a great sense of satisfaction from helping students improve their writing skills.|
|Courtney||Greetings! I am Courtney, a serious person that doesn't take herself too seriously. A lover of all things positive, I like to read, eat good food, program (I am studying to be a software developer), and travel.|
|Erica||Hello, writers! My name is Erica, and I'm a writer, myself. I mainly write fiction, though I've also written a few critical essays that have been published. When I'm not writing, I'm teaching--Literature, mostly, but I also have taught many writing classes at the university level. I'm excited to work with you--let's get started!|
|Darnell||I'm some combination of educator, researcher, and clinician. My academic training (BA, Princeton University; MA & PhD, DePaul University) is primarily in the areas of clinical psychology and public health. By virtue of my training, I've logged countless hours of writing, but I have also reviewed a great deal of writing as a professor and mentor. I have mentored dozens of students through successful application to competitive undergraduate and graduate programs, and I have helped hundreds of undergraduate students become stronger writers through rounds of careful, but challenging feedback.|
|Marissa||Graduated from the University of Florida with a dual degree in International Studies and Chinese Language and Literature. Currently pursuing a Master's Degree in China Development Studies at Hong Kong University. Previously served with City Year Miami to help high school students learn English and get on track to graduate high school.|
|Kelly||I have worked in public education for over sixteen years. I taught high school English for eight years and have served as a high school counselor for the other eight. I am an avid reader and enjoy working with students on improving their writing skills. I have years of experience working with students on perfecting their essays.|
|Anna||Studies English and biology at Harvard and loves both the STEM and liberal arts world. Avid writer of poetry and prose. Served as Editor in Chief of the Harvard Odyssey.|
|Lauren||Graduated from Princeton University in 2010 with a degree in Sociology. Graduated from Hofstra Law School in 2014 with Juris Doctor. Sworn into New York Bar in February 2014, Sworn into California Bar in June 2016.|
|Stephenie||In 2001, I began reading my peers' college application essays and every year since then, I have been working with others on their admissions applications. At Columbia University, I worked in Admissions and became an Alumna interviewer, where I was asked to be Co-Chair on the Committee for Westchester County. Born and raised in New York, I currently moved to New Jersey with my husband, and am enjoying life with my family, which includes our baby daughter, Natalie. And while Natalie sleeps, I enjoy working with students on their admissions applications.|
|Megan||Studying business at the University of Pennsylvania with a focus in environmental policy and finance. Intimately familiar with and successful in the selective college admissions process. Passionate about helping authors be creative and introspective in their work.|
|Heidi||I'm a Harvard gap year student who loves reading about people's deepest, darkest secrets (i.e. their college admission essays). I have authored a book and have won numerous national awards for my writing.|
|Carlene||I'm a poet with a degree in Biology who works at a tea shop in Tucson, Arizona. I love reading about natural history, but I've also been really into the personal essay genre lately. I'm also obsessed with knitting.|
|Seth||I'm a recent graduate of Princeton University, where I studied Economics and minored in Latin American Studies. In college, I served as the editor of the Features section of our daily student newspaper and conducted research related to health economics. I'm currently a management consultant based in Manhattan.|
|Alexandra||Hi, all! I'm Alex, and my experience lies primarily at the intersection of business, technology, and the social sciences. I have two degrees in Anthropology (BA, MSc.) and am completing my PhD in Computing and Communications. I love structuring communications; both drafting my own content, as well as helping others to convey the message they want to their audience. For the record, I also love: strong coffee, good/bad puns, and modern art. I look forward to working with you!|
|Elizabeth||Hi! My name is Elizabeth. I'm originally from the south and currently live in Brooklyn, where I manage a small real estate office. I studied political science and international studies in undergrad. When I'm not at work, I enjoy going to brunch, exploring NYC, baking, and going to plays.|
|Blas||In 2009, I graduated with honors from the University of Texas-Pan American. I have a bachelor's in English and twenty-plus years of experience with editing and proofreading everything from creative fiction/non-fiction to academic papers. I've critiqued countless student essays (high school and college level) with a focus on grammar, structure, and overall content. I’m also professional writer! I have experience writing novels, short stories, essays, and screenplays. Over the last two decades, I have come to understand the importance of revision and the value of good, honest feedback in order to achieve clarity and concision. Knowing this, and appreciating this, I strive to provide the same diligence and raw honesty to all the people I work with.|
|Diane||I have been a teacher since 1989. I have worked with all ages from Kindergarten through college level. I have a passion for history and reading and am very lucky to be teaching both to 5th graders right now. Last year, I helped my son fill out college and scholarship apps and feel like I know what it takes to get the job done. I am also a stickler about grammar. I hope I can help you!|
|Mikaela||I'm an alumna of Boston University where I received my M.A. in Global Development Policy and B.A. in International Relations. I love helping writers achieve their goals, from fine-tuning humanities and social sciences papers to perfecting grant and college essays.|
|Jillian||My name is Jillian Lubetkin and I graduated from Harvard University in 2013 with a Cum Laude degree in medical anthropology. While exploring the field of medicine from a humanistic perspective, I became fascinated by the way in which culture and society are organized around and influenced by issues of health. In addition to being a passionate researcher and ethnographer in this field, I am also a lover of television and film as storytelling mediums. Throughout my Harvard experience, I spent nearly every vacation interning in Hollywood, attempting to make my mark in creative content development. After graduation, I moved to Los Angeles to work for a television network. It was only a matter of time, though, before I discovered that I missed academia and teaching far too much. I had always been a lover of learning, and as such, I tutored throughout high school and college. When I wasn’t working on my schoolwork or assisting another student in mastering theirs, I could be found rehearsing and performing for a ballet and modern dance company. My experiences as a dancer inform my teaching style and incline me to choreograph flexible and personalized mentoring sessions. I aim to share my love of learning and to instill increased confidence and self-reliance in my mentees. Nikos Kazantzakis once stated, “True teachers are those who themselves as bridges over which they invite their students to cross; then, having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create their own.” I am motivated by the desire to equip young students with a skillset for lifelong success and I look forward to working with you!|
|Jessica||Studied acting and creative writing at the University of the Arts. Currently a playwright, professional stunt woman, English geek, and aspiring pro wrestler. Passionate about well structured, creative essay writing.|
|Pranav||Pranav is a positive, outgoing, passionate and motivated sophomore studying international affairs with a concentration in international development at George Washington University. He is interested in community service, governmental and political affairs & improving the day to day lives of everyone around him.|
|alexandra||I am currently a Masters of Biomedical Sciences student and have a passion for research and the behavioral sciences. I also am a huge writing geek. I love to analyze papers for logical flow and structure, and love to find the exact word or phrase to make writing the most readable and concise. I have a lot of experience particular writing and editing college admissions essays and research papers, and would love to help you to write the best possible paper!|
|Chad||Chad enjoys cooking, playing chess, and travelling. He is looking forward to making you a better writer!|
|Jacquelyn||For me, editing is a hobby. I mentally edit and revise everything I read...books, news articles, my kids' school papers, even the backs of movie boxes. I love words and how they're put together in sentences. Dogs are pretty awesome too.|
|Jessica||I'm currently studying English Literature and Creative Writing at Wellesley College. Throughout my time here, I've mostly focused on all art contemporary, though I have a pretty huge soft spot for the classics. In terms of my own work, I write a lot of short fiction and essays, though I've recently been picking up poetry.|
|Anna||I graduated summa cum laude and phi beta kappa from Harvard with degrees in English literature and Dramatic Arts. I will continue my studies as a Marshall Scholar at Oxford University and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. I edited Harvard's literary magazine and served as president of Harvard's arts society. I have directed, choreographed, produced, and acted in over twenty plays, most recently Chekhov's Three Sisters at the American Repertory Theater. I have worked at several experimental theater companies and I have published several short stories. I am a bookworm, a nature lover, and a mean chef.|
|Lauren||Passionate about music, science, literature, and psychology, I received the Bausch & Lomb Science Award, Brown University Book Award, and National Merit Scholarship before my 17th birthday. I am currently a full-time parent and work part-time as a tutor, teacher, and volunteer. In the next five years, I hope to earn a Master's in Social Work and become a licensed clinical therapist for veterans with PTSD.|
|Jenny||I'm a recent Stanford graduate with a bachelor's degree in English (Creative Writing emphasis) and a minor in history. My long term goal is, weirdly enough, medical school. I'm a diehard storyteller, and breathe reading and writing..and yes, I'm one of those comma-obsessed eccentrics. Right now, I'm in that awkward phase where I'm a sort-of-kind-of premed student by night and a working professional by day. Career field interests include community health, health care, nonprofits, writing and communications.|
|Betsy||I'm a historian who studies urban history, U.S. history, the history of labor and business, and the history of U.S. foreign relations.|
|Peggy||Hi! I'm a recent UChicago graduate, currently employed as a Clinical Research Coordinator at MGH. My more recent academic and work experiences have been geared primarily towards scientific papers (Biology, Psychology), but I have a well-developed background in creative writing in addition to having taken various electives in college (English, Spanish and Philosophy) out of personal interest.|
|Alison||Alison Lanier is thrilled to join the EditRevise team and put her extensive editorial experience into practice. A Boston-based writer and graduate of Wellesley College, she recently joined the editorial team at The Critical Flame. Her fiction, reviews, articles, and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in Atticus Review, Counterpoint Magazine, and The Wellesley Review, where she also served as editor. With a passionate focus on the arts and particularly on the written word, she looks forward to helping her clients elevate and polish their writing to its best possible form.|
|Alexandra||I'm a devoted writer, striving novelist, and part-time editor with a deep appreciation for and interest in Classics. My hobbies include dancing, knitting, chess-playing, and movie-going.|
|Lawrence||I love writing! I've always had a love of language, and I joined EditRevise to get back to my roots after several years in business school and the corporate world. Helping others achieve success is very fulfilling to me, and I look forward to working with you on your submission!|
|Tobi||I often revise my friends' cover letters and college essays. And I have two blogs. So I know how crucial good feedback is in perfecting writing pieces. That's why I want to help you.|
|Mary Catherine||I received my PhD from UPenn in December 2014, and reside in Philadelphia.|
|Shanea||I've been writing professionally since 2007 and I've been published with AOL, USA Today, Livestrong.com, WAVE Journey Magazine, and InTravel Magazine. I have a BA in English and an MS in Professional Writing. I love to read fiction, non-fiction, pretty much anything that interests me.|
|Janice||Holds a master's degree in biomedical science from Rutgers and will begin medical school at Cooper at Rowan University in the fall. Applies knowledge gleaned from applying to medical school to all breeds of college admissions. Avid reader and English lover.|
|Anna||I have always loved writing, and even attended a college where the curriculum was entirely writing-based. I truly believe that time spent in the writing process is never wasted. It takes time and courage to find your voice as a writer, but sometimes editing is the hardest part. I also enjoy reading! My personal preferences include memoirs, biographies and stories about human experiences in general.|
|Brittany||I was born and raised in the South but earned all my degrees in the Midwest. I've now settled in Oklahoma where I am a practicing attorney. In my free time, I write stories about my precocious ten-year-old son and his badly behaved black lab.|
|Tanya||I graduated college in 2014 with a B.A. in archaeology and ancient history. I'm hoping to go to graduate school first for my M.A. and then finally a Ph.D. Wish me luck! In my free time I love reading (Harry Potter!), writing, watching movies, and playing tennis.|
|Sarah||I am a current college student pursuing a degree in English and history, my two passions. One day I hope to write a novel, travel the world, and finish watching everything on my Netflix queue.|
|Nicole||By day, I help students all over the country with the often confusing process of getting their driver license. By night, I'll be your editor! I enjoy eating good food from local restaurants, salsa dancing, and having good conversation with friends.|
|Joanna||I'm a student at Stephen F. Austin State University with an unhealthy obsession for grammar.|
|Ashley||I am a current medical school applicant and USAID research fellow. I enjoy biology, research, reading all genres, writing fantasy, and editing! Some of my hobbies include horseback riding, softball, and hiking.|
|Rodrigo||Rodrigo is an MIT student from Massachusetts, currently pursuing a degree in computer science. He enjoys playing soccer when he has free time.|
|Alison||My nickname is "The Editing Queen" and Ihave enjoyed a career in education. Friends and colleagues akk bring me their writing to redit and revise. At age 23, I was chosen to be a Language Arts curriculum writer for my school district, and have coordinated and written multiple curricula for schools. I loved being an English major in college, and look forward to helping you revise your papers.|
|Janine||I am 25 years old and live in Ontario, Canada with my husband and our 2 young children. I attended University in Ottawa, Ontario where I studied English Literature and Psychology. Prior to that I lived in Dubai, UAE with my family for 7 years where I attended school and, upon completion of high school, worked as a teaching assistant.|
|Zoe||Hi guys! I'm a recent transplant to New York City originally from Richmond, VA. Apart from my time in these two amazing cities, I've fully embraced my travel bug and have managed to make it to every continent at least once (well, except Antarctica). Along the way, I've done my fair share of writing, teaching, editing, reading and learning having studied at the University of Sydney in Sydney, Australia and earned my degree from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. I still use my editing skills every day overseeing a report writing team at a New York based nonprofit. While I may have set down some roots for now, I still find time to explore and learn new things, one bookstore cafe at a time.|
|Paul||I've held many jobs over the past few years -- data scientist, software engineer, and computational biologist, to name a few. I have degrees from Yale and Notre Dame, and I currently put them to work as a freelance data scientist/software engineer in New York City. When I'm not working, I love playing games like poker, Hearthstone, and Magic: the Gathering.|
|Michael||I was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. (you have a problem with that?) educated at Columbia University and have taught in primary, secondary and college classrooms after a first career in the foodservice industry in N.Y. By my own estimation, I have read & corrected over 2,300 student papers and I look forward to helping Prompt's clients produce effective, engaging prose whenever and wherever they are.|
|Sara||I graduated from Columbia University in 2014, where I majored in Neuroscience. My studies have been generally focused on the sciences, but I have made a point to maintain a varied education, branching into many fields. I'm also an avid reader of all sorts of literature and writings.|
|wendy||I am an a experienced professional with superb writing and science credentials who just happens to love to edit. It's a great break from my own writing.|
|Elizabeth||I am an English language lover and world-travel dreamer with 20+ years writing and editing professional level documents. Currently, I have completed a Bachelor of Science degree and am looking forward to starting my Master's program this next year.|
|Emily||I graduated in May 2014 and have been tutoring writing for four years. I speak English, Russian, and Spanish. I love helping people improve their writing and learn to more clearly express their ideas.|
|Allison||Aside from editing in my free time, I also enjoy songwriting, exercising, cooking, and drinking coffee. Furthermore, I like to listen to all types of music - except reggae, opera, and country - and I attend concerts frequently!|
|Debra||Fifteen years' experience as an editor and writer. Specializes in social sciences, ethics, women's and gender studies, history, language arts, and religious studies and holds two master's degrees. Applies this extensive knowledge to college admissions.|
|Diana||I'm a graduate of Columbia University and an advertising copywriter. I'm also the author of six published novels, a memoir, and a children's book. I am a passionate reader of everything from the classics to John Green. I live in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with my husband, two teenagers, and four cats.|
|C.||Life-long reader, deeply passionate about good writing, good stories, and pushing back on the status quo. Years of travel means I have some opinions about the way of things; they mostly come down to, Don't be a jerk.|
|Mark||Hi, I'm Mark and I know how to give you the feedback to become an amazing writer. I went from struggling writer in school to being published in places like the Huffington Post. I will give you the feedback you need to succeed!|
|Sydney||Hi! I'm a senior Secondary English Education major in the University of Delaware's Honors Program. In my journey to become a high school ELA teacher, I've gained a lot of experience responding to writing as a part of my coursework, as well as in my work as a peer tutor on campus! I've been trained to work with all kinds of writing, but the humanities, social sciences, and personal statements are my specialty!|
|Lauren||My hobbies include reading, writing, and hanging out with my dog. My academic interests include English, biology, and history.|
|Morgan||Avid reader and writer who loves to help others present the best version of themselves. Studied media, communication, and writing at Regents University London while traveling throughout Europe. Currently studying communication and writing at UNH. Integrates a global perspective into her feedback.|
|Christian||I am an avid reader who loves helping others hone their writing and express themselves in clear and intelligent ways. Oh, and I love sports and eating.|
|Jeromey||I grew up an irritatingly precocious little boy in southwest Michigan, and have blossomed (so far) into an androgynous night librarian working in rural Virginia. I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in French Language and Literature from Washington and Lee University, where I now work full-time as the overnight librarian. I'm obsessed with words, whether they're English or French, and I love to cover a paper in red pen. I might rip your paper apart, but when you put it back together with my instructions, you'll be so glad I did.|
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