Journalism CV

Kat Tracy

kattracy@comcast.net
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Experience

May 2001 – August 2004
EEI Communications
Alexandria, VA

Proofreader/Copy Editor
A temporary proofreader/copyeditor during the summers proofing copy for in-house and on-site clients, including the NEA, AARP, NCCER, and Fannie Mae.

August 1998 – June 2000
Ireland on Sunday
Dublin, Ireland

Freelance Designer
Laying out and designing a number of pages each week for one of the largest national Sunday papers in Ireland, using Quark and Photoshp. Scanned and created art.

August 1999 – June 2000
Ireland on Sunday
Dublin, Ireland

Freelance Sub Editor
Copy editing at one of the largest national Sunday papers in Ireland.

September 1998 – August 1999
Medicine Weekly
Dublin, Ireland

Freelance Designer/Sub Editor
Editing copy and laying-out and designing a number of pages each week for one of the largest national Irish medical newspapers using Quark and Photoshop. Scanned and created art.

August 1997 – May 1999
Education Matters
Killiney, Co. Dublin

Freelance Design Editor
Responsible for page make-up, design and sub-editing for the monthly supplement on education in Ireland distributed with Ireland on Sunday and the Sunday Tribune, using Quark and Photoshop. Scanned and created art.

August 1997 – May 1999
Education Matters
Killiney, Co. Dublin

Regular Contributor
Responsible for writing news articles, features and commentary for the monthly supplement on education in Ireland distributed with Ireland on Sunday and the Sunday Tribune.

September 1992 – June 1995
Florida Flambeau, Inc.
Tallahassee, FL

Position last held, News Editor
Responsible for coordinating the news section for a daily newspaper in Florida’s state capital. Also responsible for assigning stories, training news staff, layout, copy editing, editorial writing and researching and writing news articles.

Education

Trinity College, Dublin
PhD, Medieval Literature

Florida State University
BA, Literature – Cum Laude, minor in Women’s Studies

References

References available upon request.