Published weekly newspaper, San Miguel Basin Forum, Nucla, Colorado beginning in 1978. The newspaper served several small communities.
Quadrupled subscribers in less than a year by setting a positive tone, generating interest in local issues with bold editorials, and by broadening news coverage.
Colorado Press Association honored an editorial when a local judge was challenged to put law over friendships.
Focused Journalist successful in developing feature articles, personal achievement stories, and editorial pieces. Provided strong technical command of the English language and familiarity with a wide range of writing styles.
Human interest and a near overwhelming desire to be a part of keeping and improving the well being of others has been and will be a driving factor of personal success.
Retiring from publishing, and seeking more flexible, work from home, writing opportunities.
Advanced knowledge of InDesign Publisher, Photoshop, Acclivity Accounting, Apple Computers, PC's, Pages, Text Edit
PublisherJan 1979 to Aug 2016 San Miguel Basin Forum Newspaper － Nucla, CO
Simplified topics such as healthcare, energy, government and technology through clear, concise and compelling writing. In-depth all seasons sports coverage.
Introduced fresh and new angles on previously-reported material to update and inform readers.
Networked with various industry leaders and experts to gather multiple perspectives on issues.
Captured visual content and edited general assignment stories for multiple platforms.
Skilled in photography as all subjects, in particular sports, required weekly visual presentation.
Bachelor of Arts, EnglishVanguard University - Costa Mesa, CA