Katie B
Editor #63163
Joined 6/18/2022
3 Star Rating
414 Projects
Katie is an experienced writer and M.Ed. who has been in the industry for twelve years. During her time in the business sector, she worked for non-profit organizations and real estate teams by writing email templates, standard operating procedures manuals, memos, and more. She currently works in education as a high school English and composition teacher (where, in addition to gratifying her inner nerd, she proofreads hundreds of essays a year for a living). Along the way, Katie has tutored both adults and children in writing and has also drafted speeches, formal letters, planning forms, and other content for various circumstances. She looks forward to bringing her sharp skill set and diverse experiences to help support your goals.
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Specialties

Katie's writing specialties are many and diverse (she is also an excellent researcher and able to learn new specialties on the fly). Her specific areas of expertise include education, real estate, public speaking, literature, and composition. She is an exceptional proofreader and skilled developer of flyers, pamphlets, programs, budgeting sheets, business letters, operations manuals, and articles/blog posts.

Interests

Katie's interests range widely as she enjoys learning new things (she has tried everything from tap dancing to working as a volunteer EMT). Longstanding interests include literature, creative writing, community theater/acting, health and fitness, adventuring and wilderness survival, art, Krav Maga, and world travel. She also has extensive knowledge of such obscure topics as betta fish care and maintenance.

Education

Liberty University Online

Hood College

Non Profit

60 Projects Completed

Katie has worked for non-profit organizations in a variety of capacities, including editor, proofreader, and content writer. She understands the importance of representing an organization's mission in the broader world.

Real Estate

50 Projects Completed

Katie spent 4 years as a real estate transaction management assistant, trainer, and REALTOR. She developed email copy, standard operations procedures, and transaction outlines for various teams.

Education

30 Projects Completed

Katie has tutored adults and children in composition for 10 years. She has worked as a full-time educator for 5 years and currently teaches high school English. She regularly reads books and takes graduate-level educational courses to sharpen her skills.

Entertainment

2 Projects Completed

Katie has written and proofread book/movie reviews. She enjoys considering the significance of entertainment within culture as well as how small elements contribute to the overall impact of a work.

Newsletter Content

85 Projects Completed

Katie has drafted, proofread, and edited numerous newsletters for non-profit organizations, real estate teams, and educational institutions. As an educator, she prepares quarterly newsletters for the families within her sphere.

Presentation

50 Projects Completed

Katie has created presentations on PowerPoint and GoogleSlides for various venues and clients. She seeks to pair words and content in such a way that is winsome, visually appealing, and effective for reaching the audience and goals of the presentation.

Email Copy

50 Projects Completed

Katie has designed, proofread, and edited email templates for businesses and non-profit organizations. Her templates vary depending on the type of communication required, answers needed, or transactions accomplished. For email copy, Katie strives for writing that is compelling, simple, respectful, and results-driven. She delights in finding wording that will enable clear communication and the least amount of back-and-forth communication required.

Direct Mail

20 Projects Completed

Katie has drafted, proofread, and edited business letters, client letters, letters of recommendation, memorandums, and introduction letters for real estate teams and non-profit organizations.

Article

15 Projects Completed

Katie has written, proofread, and edited articles on numerous topics (most frequently, on education, health and wellness, and real estate).

Facebook Post

15 Projects Completed

Katie drafted Facebook announcements for real estate team's promotional page. She delights in choosing words that are effective and winsome and contain just enough "edge" to draw desired clientele.

Brochure

12 Projects Completed

Katie has created, designed, proofread, and edited brochures for many events and purposes. Her most common projects include theater programs, event invitations, and conference schedules.

Speech

10 Projects Completed

Katie has written personal and public speeches for such occasions as weddings, funerals, and speech competitions. In 2018, she was the Area 52, Division E speech competition champion for Toastmasters International (one step away from becoming a candidate for the World Championship of Public Speaking). Katie has also edited, proofread, and developed speeches for third parties.

Product Description

5 Projects Completed

Katie has written and edited product reviews and descriptions for various purposes. She would love to help bring your product to life.

Blog Post

4 Projects Completed

Katie has written blog posts on numerous topics (most frequently, on self-development, organization, and book reviews).

Script/Video

3 Projects Completed

Katie has written scripts for a professional-style puppet team that produced shows for elementary school children.

Web Page

3 Projects Completed

Katie has proofread web content for business leaders and non-profit organizations. She not only enjoys proofreading for grammar and mechanics, but also for ensuring that content aligns with mission statements and goals.

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