What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
Try to get as much information up front as I can, so there's less surprises for both of us.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
BA in Communications; 30 years' editorial and/or project management experience including books, magazines, websites, curriculum, and databases.
How did you get started doing this type of work?
I've had a love for words since high school. Tried a few other things, but kept coming back.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Past clients include Compassion International; New Growth Press; Mining, Style, and Medical+Wellness magazines; Kregel Publications; David C. Cook; Rose Publishing/Aspire Press; and Deep River Books.
Describe a recent project you are fond of. How long did it take?
Rewrote one of my favorite Bible studies (Gospel Transformation) into a small-group series (The Gospel Series) for the same organization.
What questions should customers think through before talking to professionals about their project?
It's not as easy as you think it isotherwise you'd already be doing it.