Resume

Christina Stock

206 LeHavre Drive Cheektowaga NY USA 14227 tel: (716)868-6842 email: christinaestock@gmail.com

Editor seeking a challenging position on a print or web-based news staff, planning to gain more experience in a cooperative and fast-paced environment. Consistency within specific publications is key and I will remain dedicated to specific style book standards, remaining conscious of deadlines.

Experience:

Editor-in-Chief

December 2009 – May 2010

SUNY Fredonia, The Leader (Fredonia, NY) • Description in progress . . .

Substantive Editor

January 2011 – present

“Live! Starring…You!” (Buffalo, NY) • “Live! Starring…You!” is a children’s series with fictional and nonfictional accounts, enabling me to both use my editing skills and apply my literary theory courses in substantive editing involving plot and character development.

Copy Editor

December 2009 – May 2010

SUNY Fredonia, The Leader (Fredonia, NY) • Last year I guided our staff’s transfer to GoogleDocs to enable sharing articles among multiple editors. With writers and desk editors now able to see the most common changes being made, this cooperation has both enhanced the editing process improved the quality of writing from the ground up.

Education:

BFA English with minor in Writing,

SUNY Fredonia (expected graduation May 2013)

General College Prep. with Regents Significance

Mount Mercy Academy, Buffalo, NY (2009)

Skills:

Data entry experience with basic HTML training

Proficiency in Microsoft Office software

Experience with WordPress web design

Efficient editing, training and troubleshooting in GoogleDocs platform

Well versed in AP Style editing and proper grammatical conventions

References upon request.

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