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Cotton Incorporated newsletter (Textile Consumer): Redesigned trade newsletter (a four-page, one-color quarterly newsletter). Edit all copy; write occasional stories; create graphs, tables, and other illustrations; do typesetting and layout; provide electronic files for output to film; provide electronic files for Web version.

Four-color marketing materials (various clients): Edited copy; designed layout; used Photoshop to manipulate photographs provided by clients; did typesetting and layout; provided electronic files for output to film.

North Carolina Writers’ Network workbook, Writing Skills for Business Professionals: Planned, co-wrote, edited, and designed a 300-page workbook for use in writing training courses offered by the NCWN Center for Business and Technical Writing. Did typesetting and layout and provided electronic files for output to film.

Choral Society of Durham CD recordings (A Christmas Concert of Carols from Many Lands, Orff's Carmina Burana, The Choral Society of Durham’s Tribute to Robert Shaw): Edited the CD booklet, designed the four-color booklet cover and jewel-case insert, designed the one- or two-color CD label, did typesetting and layout, and provided electronic files for output to film.

Choral Society of Durham Web site (www.choral-society.org): Conceptualized and designed the site and continue to maintain it. Wrote all content, selected photographs and created other artwork, developed the site in Macromedia Dreamweaver 4.0, created site description and key words, researched and registered the domain name, made hosting arrangements, set up e-mail distribution to Choral Society personnel, published the site, registered it with search engines, contacted organizations to request links. Added password-protected members-only area with message board, membership photo directory, and archives of governance documents in PDF form.

Choral Society of Durham season brochures: Design the eight-panel, two-color brochure (including an order form), write the content, select and digitally manipulate photographs or other artwork, do typesetting and layout, and provide electronic files for output to film.

Choral Society of Durham concert programs: Design and edit the one- or two-color program booklet (12 to 24 pages), write the program notes, select and digitally manipulate photographs or other artwork, do typesetting and layout, and provide electronic files or camera-ready hard copy to the printer.

North Carolina Education and Law Project Report on Alternative Schools: Wrote a 12-page report and executive summary for distribution to the media and state legislators, designed the report booklet, did typesetting and layout, and provided camera-ready hard copy to the printer.

Handbook for Historic Preservation Commissions in North Carolina: Outlined and wrote the content of the 100-page manual, designed the format, selected and cropped photographs of historic buildings, did typesetting and layout, and produced camera-ready hard copy for one-color printing by the state printing office.

Triangle Opera newsletter (Opera Scene): Designed the two-page, two-color quarterly newsletter provided as a benefit to donors for seven years. Wrote most stories, edited all copy, selected and cropped photographs, did typesetting and layout, and provided camera-ready hard copy to the printer.

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