Education:
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Master of Arts (English), March 2001

Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama
Bachelor of Arts, May 1998, Summa Cum Laude

Brookwood High School, Brookwood, Alabama
Advanced Diploma, May 1994

Proofreading Experience:
Free-lance proofreading, Birmingham, Alabama, October 1999 – present
Proofread technical manuals for professional audio equipment sold by Sonics Associates, Inc., as well as a collection of scholarly articles to be published by University of Mississippi Press.

Other Work Experience:
University of Alabama at Birmingham, June 1999 – August 1999
Tutor: Tutored other students at the Writing Skills Center.

Fluid Engineering, Inc., Irondale, Alabama, July 1998 – May 1999
Secretary/receptionist: Answered telephones, typed letters, business proposals, and other documents, processed orders, filed paperwork, sorted mail, ran errands, and received and shipped merchandise.

Sam's Club Wholesale, Irondale, Alabama, May 1995 – March 1998
Cashier/product demonstrator

College Honors:
Kappa Delta Pi
Kappa Omicron Nu
Phi Kappa Phi

High School Honors:
Class co-valedictorian
Secretary, National Honor Society
Mu Alpha Theta