I contract with major and independent publishers, including HarperCollins, Scholastic, Graywolf Press, and others, to copyedit, proofread, and fact-check fiction and nonfiction books and write copy for supplemental and marketing materials.


I also copyedit fiction for each issue of Slice, a nonprofit literary magazine published biannually in print and online.


My education includes a certificate in copyediting from the University of California–San Diego and a bachelor's degree in history from California State University–San Bernardino. 


I have a Norwegian Buhund dog named Winniealso known as Bu, Winnie the Bu, Little Buper, and Mr. Gentleman Puppy. He's earned a certificate of completion from puppy kindergarten. 


Member of ACES: The Society for Editing.