Jean is an experienced R&D scientist and technical writer, with specialization in report and manuscript writing and data analysis. Her background includes expertise in data analysis, manuscript and grant writing, presentation preparation, research and development design and implementation, and design and execution of quality control processes. She has expertise in Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Virology, and Marine/Physical Science. Her attention to detail and high-organization skills have allowed her to serve well in positions where she works independently, collaborates with other researchers, and meets tight deadlines. She has been published in several peer-reviewed scientific journals, and has also contributed to the review process of other manuscripts submitted by scientists in the field.
Jean has also worked in the education and church setting, where she directs and oversees development of curricula, writing of newsletters and cover articles, distributes publicity (pamphlets, flyers, etc), and works collaboratively with a planning team.
Jean writes creatively as well, with several applications out for fiction contests, a residency fellowship (with publication of novel), and a creative writing grant. She has authored a family-oriented article for an online magazine/blog.