Resume

Julia Temlyn

julia@temlynwriting.comwww.temlynwriting.com

Dynamic and self-motivated professional social media consultant/manager, community manager, editor, and writer with excellent attention to detail. Combines lifelong passion for words with extensive education and experience. Proven track record with building and moderating online communities and social networking.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • B.A. in English, with dual minors in communications and theology
  • Social media, community building & moderating: 17 years’ experience
  • Writing & editing: More than 10 years’ professional experience
  • Expert research skills; always willing to learn

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Temlyn Writing: freelance social media, editing, and writing services (Jan. 2003-present)

  • Independent company serving clients worldwide.

STAFF EXPERIENCE/ONGOING CLIENTS

Building Voices –Independent Contractor Copyeditor/Proofreader (August 2014-present)

  • Copyedit/proofread select manuscripts for independent children’s & young adult book publisher

Fun Online Corp (middleman for anonymous Fortune 500 company) — Independent Contractor (March 2010-August 2015)

  • Facilitate, monitor, and manage social media profiles (e.g., Hootsuite, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube) and email accounts for large corporations, reporting vital user content to brand and consumer relations
  • Act as a facilitator and voice of the brand, interacting with consumers regarding the products
  • Use SDL SM2 to monitor the Internet at large regarding consumer comments about the corporations
  • Previously used Radian6 before migrating to SDL SM2

Femilia –Independent Contractor Community Manager/Administrator (February 2009-November 2011)

  • Moderated and managed women’s fertility community, taking care of customer service needs/requests, as well as monitoring the community at large

Other:

FREELANCE CLIENTS

  • Taneeka Bourgeois-daSilva, author/founder/CEO of Building Voices (Children’s Publisher) (copyeditor/proofreader, 2014-present)
  • Dr. Rodney Woo, author of The Color of Church: A Biblical and Practical Paradigm for Multiracial Churches (B&H Academic Publishing Group, August 2009) (proofreader/consultant, 2009)
  • @ONE Project for California Community Colleges (copyedited Web content, 2008)
  • Jamail & Smith Construction (copyedited SOP Manuals, 2008)
  • Law Preview, LLC (copyedited Law Preview Coursebook, 2008)
  • Dr. Blake Carroll, author of Out of the Shaker; How to Meet & Defeat the Enemy; Dealing with How You’re Feeling (copyeditor/proofreader, 2007-2010)
  • ConSandra Jones, author of Wisdom for the Journey (copyeditor/proofreader, 2005)

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in English; Minors in communications and theology
Additional Coursework: Continuing Education courses completed in editing and grant writing

SKILLS & EDITORIAL STYLES

Social media: Hootsuite, SDL SM2, Radian6
Technical: Microsoft Office, MAC and Windows, WordPress CMS, HTML, NVU, GIMP, Picmonkey, Canva
Editorial: Proofreader’s Marks, AP, CMOS, MLA, APA

AWARDS

  • One of Writer’s Digest’s 101 Best Websites for Writers 2007, for WritersRemember.com
  • Second Place for Free Verse Poetry for “Vertigo” – 2002 National League of American Pen Women Prose & Poetry Contest, Nature Coast Branch

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society (1999-Present)
  • ITBA, Independent Theater Bloggers Association