Signe is a writer, developmental editor, copyeditor, and proofreader with fifteen years' experience as a writer and five years' formal experience as a copyeditor and proofreader. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing (nonfiction emphasis) from the University of Alaska Anchorage, and she also majored in creative writing as an undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Signe was a tenured professor at Lakeland College and taught college-level grammar, creative writing, technical writing, and composition courses for ten years before becoming a full-time freelancer. She is also Nonfiction Editor and Co-Editor in Chief at Pebblebrook Press and Stoneboat Literary Journal. Signe's essays and poetry have appeared in numerous literary journals, including Sonora Review, Fugue, Dos Passos Review, Oyez Review, and Steam Ticket.
Signe specializes in nonfiction writing (memoir, personal essay, profile, literary journalism), but she is also well-suited for resume writing, blogging, article writing, and academic writing.