DEVELOPMENT EDITOR - BLACK GIRLHOOD, PUNISHMENT, AND RESISTANCE (ROUTLEDGE, FALL 2019)
I worked with Virginia State University professor Nishaun Battle, an intersectional Black feminist, criminologist, and sociologist, on her groundbreaking historical analysis of the racialized, classed, and gendered punishment of black girls in Virginia during the early twentieth century.
DEVELOPMENT EDITOR - MEMOIR
(SELF-PUBLISHED, SPRING 2019)
I collaborated with "punk rock teacher" Nancy Barile, a longtime educator and blogger, on a memoir about her days as a band manager and female punk in Philadelphia (before she started teaching high school English).
DEVELOPMENT EDITOR & COPYEDITOR - JOURNAL ARTICLE, THE ATA CHRONICLE (JULY/AUGUST 2018)
I collaborated with writer and conference interpreter Laura Holcomb to edit her article, "Translation and Interpreting in Mexico: Uncharted Territory, Rich Waters" for the American Translation Association's Chronicle journal.
DEVELOPMENT EDITOR - EDUCATION WEEK TEACHER CTQ COLLABORATORY
(WEEKLY COLUMN, 2014-2015)
For a year and a half, I edited a weekly column written by educators for Education Week Teacher, a national website and e-newsletter reaching more than 200,000 subscribers. My responsibilities included article ideation, author coaching, and editing. Several authors who appeared in this column went on to write for The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, and other publications under my guidance.
DEVELOPMENT EDITOR & COPYEDITOR - STEPS TO CREATING A TEACHER-POWERED SCHOOL
I oversaw the creation of the world's first digital guide for creating a teacher-led, or teacher-powered, school in the United States. Drafted by education strategist Kim Farris-Berg and Lori Nazareno, an NBCT and founder of the teacher-led Mathematics and Science Leadership Academy in Denver, this manual featured detailed steps, resources, research and policy analysis, and recommendations for teachers and administrators interested in creating their own schools. I edited the manuscript, coached the authors, and helped oversee the conversion of the guide into an easy-to-use website.
DEVELOPMENT EDITOR - ACADEMIC VOCABULARY TOOLKIT (FIRST EDITION)
CENGAGE LEARNING (2011-2013)
I helped develop the first edition of this two-level vocabulary and grammar series for young ESL learners. I served as the lead series editor, conducting edits of the manuscript and page passes, providing author coaching, and editing and managing supplemental materials created by freelancers, including a video series, teacher's guides, and test questions.
Additional samples available upon request.