Media Consultant

Managing Editor
Computer Shopper's College Buying Guide, CNET Networks, 2001, 2002, 2003 (three annual issues)

Computer Shopper: Dads & Grads Gift Guide, Spring 2003

Computer Shopper: Ultimate Hardware Guide, January/February 2003

Fortune/CNET Tech Review, Time Inc., 2001 (two issues)

Gateway Guide magazine, Gateway Inc., 2001-2002 (12 issues)

Computer Shopper: Holiday Gift Guide, November/December 2000


Copy Editor
Martha Stewart, the Catalog for Living, 2002

The College Board (, 2002-2003


Kiss Me, Kill Me, a novel by Michael Karol, iUniverse, 2003

Lucy: A to Z, an encyclopediac biography of Lucille Ball, by Michael Karol, iUniverse, 2001

I'd Rather Eat Than Act, a cookbook by Diana Millay, IRETA Press, 1995

The Power of Halloween, by Diana Millay, iUniverse, 2003

The TV Tidbits Classic Television Quiz Book, iUniverse, 2004

Big Lou: the life and career of actor Louis Edmonds, iUniverse, 2003

Barnabas & Co: the Cast of the TV Classic Dark Shadows, iUniverse, 2003

The Dark Shadows Collectibles Book, Pomegranate Press, 1998

The Dark Shadows Collectors' Guide, Clique Publishing, 1993

Articles have been published in more than 50 magazines and newspapers, including: Computer Shopper, FamilyPC, Gateway Guide, Arabian Horse Express, Bit & Bridle, Equine Images, Exotic Animal News, U: The College Newspaper, Llama Banner,

Photography has appeared many magazines, including: Fortune/CNET Tech Review, Dramatics (cover, pictured below), HX, Next, Unzipped, Gateway Guide,

(Photo by Craig Hamrick, May 2002)

and in the books In the Shadow of the Towers, Kiss Me Kill Me (cover and interior illustrations), The Power of Halloween (cover)

Previous Full-time Jobs
New York (2000 to 2001)

Senior Editor/Channel Producer, June 2000 to March 2001
• Wrote, assigned, and edited articles about technology tools used by deal-makers
• Photographed products to accompany Web reviews

Ziff-Davis Publishing
New York City (1996-2000)

Copy Chief, FamilyPC magazine, January 1999 to June 2000
• Copyedited and proofread 80 editorial pages per month
• Supervised staff of research assistants
• Wrote software and Web site reviews

Assistant Managing Editor, Computer Shopper magazine, April 1996 to December 1998
• Trafficked articles, artwork, and pages throughout the production cycle
• Edited Smart Shopper section--assigned and edited articles

BBDO Advertising
New York City (1995-1996)

Assistant to Account Director, Pepsi-Cola Account Group, April 1995 to March 1996
• Designed and created graphic presentations for use in client/agency meetings
• Coordinated and contributed to new product brainstorming sessions and focus group testing

Penguin USA
New York City (1995)

Assistant to Art Director, Trade Art Department, January to April 1995
• Researched stock photo and art catalogs for cover illustrations
• Negotiated with artists for use of their work

Prior to New York:
Editor/Graphic Artist
, Kansas Health Care Association, Topeka, Kansas, 1994

Managing Editor/Art Director, International Exotic Livestock & Wildlife magazine, Able Publishing, Manhattan, Kansas, 1991-199

Senior Editor, Llama Banner magazine, Able Publishing, 1991-1993

Managing Editor, Arabian Horse Express magazine, Arabian Communications, Coffeyville, Kansas, 1990-1991
Senior Editor, Arabian Horse Express, 1985-1990


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