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Repeat Clients 37%
Last Login 9/23/2016
Location Tillamook , OR
Education Some College
Status Available
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Summary of Experience
LeeAnn N has been a professional writer since 1996, working full-time and on a freelance basis as a managing editor, news editor, copy editor and reporter at various community and daily newspapers as well as at a monthly business journal and weekly trade publication. Her work has won numerous statewide press association awards. She has also maintained a popular blog for her state's largest newspaper's affiliated website and worked as a public relations and marketing copywriter for municipalities and private businesses. Her work has included everything from business news to feature articles.
Specialties
Press releases, business articles and profiles, features, crime news, copywriting, SEO content writing.
Interests
Photography, history of the Pacific Northwest, Zen Buddhism, American literature.
Education
Linfield College Sep 1993 – Jun 1995
Liberal Studies, BA in Liberal Studies, pending

Liberal studies, English, Religion


Portland State University Jan 1991 – Jun 1991
Journalism,

Journalism, English, Anthropology.


University of Oregon Sep 1988 – Dec 1989
Anthropology,

Anthropology, English, pre-journalism.


Honors and Awards
Third Place Enterprise Reporting Award based on continued coverage of a progressive landslide in a coastal gated community.

Second Place Enterprise Reporting Award based on a series of articles covering a double-homicide and subsequent pursuit of alleged perpetrators.

First Place Spot News Coverage Award based on coverage of a bank robbery in which a police officer was shot and injured.

Second Place Best Writing Award based on a sampling of articles published in 2008.

First Place Spot News Coverage Award based on coverage of the capsizing of a local fishing vessel leading to three fatalities.

Projects by Industry
Hospitality

LeeAnn N has covered the hospitality industry since 1996, writing about it for weekly newspapers and a monthly, regional business journal. She grew up in and continues to reside in a region heavily dependent on tourism. As a result, she has covered everything from the opening of new bed-and-breakfasts to the unveiling of large, luxury hotels.

Real Estate

LeeAnn N has covered real estate news since 1996. In addition to writing about trends in the regional real estate market, she has profiled specific residential, commercial and municipal properties and written features about unique and historical properties. She has also written extensively about the affordable housing movement in the region.

Travel

LeeAnn N lives in one of the more scenically beautiful, historically rich regions in the world. She shares that beauty with readers throughout the world by writing travel articles for an international travel website, as well as for a metropolitan lifestyle magazine and several smaller regional blogs, newspapers and magazines.

Government

LeeAnn N has covered government news since 1996. Her work has focused on city, county, state and federal government as well as special districts and political campaign news. She has accompanied governors, U.S. congressman and senators and county commissioners on many tours of municipal projects, and written about local tax structures and ballot measures in a manner easily understood by newspaper readers.

Construction

LeeAnn N has written about commercial and residential construction since 2006, primarily for a regional, monthly business journal. She covered the industry during its peak years in 2006 and 2007 and continued to write about the challenges the industry faced beginning in 2008 when the real estate bubble burst. She continues to write about local construction projects, including residential, commercial and municipal.

Agriculture

LeeAnn N has written dozens of news articles on agriculture, for a weekly, four-state trade publication, as well as for a regional, monthly business journal. She has covered the dairy industry, forestry and various niche aspects of agriculture.

Projects by SEO Skill
SEO Keyword Requirements

LeeAnn N has written a number of fact-rich, highly engaging web content articles satisfying SEO requirements for content providers including Demand Studios. Her content writing has focused on a wide range of topics, from theories of prehistoric migration to how to operate a Segway and includes regional, national and international subjects.

Projects by Asset Type
Press Release

LeeAnn N has written press releases for clients ranging from small businesses to medium-sized corporations on subjects ranging from special events and new product lines to business expansion. She has also ghost-written first-person newspaper and magazine columns for clients.

Article

LeeAnn N has written hundreds of articles for print and online publications for 16 years. Her work has been published in newspapers, magazines and print and web guides geared toward tourists and those relocating to a particular area, among others. It has focused on destinations, businesses, products and includes how-to articles.

News Story

In the 16 years she has written news articles, LeeAnn N has won state press association awards for her spot news coverage as well as her writing in general. She has covered homicides, natural disasters, government budget crises, elections, business news, education news and environmental news among many other subjects.

Blog Post

For nearly two years, LeeAnn N authored a community/regional blog on the state's largest newspaper's affiliated website. Her blog posts were frequently featured on the site's home page, and regularly exceeded the editor's expectations for so-called community blogs both in terms of content and unique hits. Many regional bloggers included the blog on their blogrolls.

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Journalist

LeeAnn N has been a professional writer since 1996, working full-time and on a freelance basis as a managing editor, news editor, copy editor and reporter at various community and daily newspapers as well as at a monthly business journal and weekly trade publication. Her work has won numerous statewide press association awards.

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