McKEE, Alexandra, BA

Proofreader, copy-editor, writer, designer

Word Works,
32 Mullaghbane Road,
Greystone,
Dungannon,
Co Tyrone,
BT70 ISR,
Northern Ireland
t. 028 8772 5628 (from ROI 048 8772 5628)
f. 028 8772 9262 (from ROI 048 8772 9262)
m. +44 790 196 7947
e. word.works@me.com

Areas of expertise:
Americanization of UK texts for US markets.

Experience:
Worked for six years in book publishing in New York City— three years with Simon & Schuster, three years with Stewart, Tabori & Chang. Freelance editor, proofreader writer and designer since 2004.

Special interests:
Fiction, illustrated books, knitting.

Work undertaken:
All areas of editing, including on-screen editing (both Mac and PC; can edit in InDesign CS5) for book, magazine and newspaper publishing; write web page content as well as write and design publicity material for local businesses (printed and electronic).

Examples:
Daniels, Ghost Dancing, Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1998.