Professional Background

Professional Background

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Memberships:

Major conferences attended:

  • RWA National Conference, 2005, 2006, 2013, 2014

  • ACFW National Conference, 2003-2013, 2016

  • Mount Hermon Christian Writers Conference, 1999, 2001, 2008

  • Highlights Foundation Writers Workshop at Chautauqua, 1993

  • plus numerous SCBWI and other local and regional conferences

 

Writing courses:

  • Long Ridge Writers Group “Breaking Into Print,” 1990-1992

  • ICL “Writing for Children and Teenagers,” 1983-1985

 

Related work experience:

  • writer, editor, and designer of various printed materials for Kinsmen Lutheran Church, Houston, TX, 1994-2004

  • writing, editing, and layout assistant for Duncanville (Texas) Chamber of Commerce monthly newsletter, 1990-1991