Resume of Kate Daly

Dedicated to simplicity in publishing on and off the Web.

Since 1978

Free-lance copyediting and writing, mainly health care, science, and other technical subjects. Grammar, spelling, sentence structure, sense, consistency of content and design. Check all visual aids. Excellent documentation.

Sample List of Clients

JK Design, Hillsboro, NJ, print and interactive agency services. Copyedit catalogues and technical materials. 2005-present.

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, medical and academic publishing. Copyedit medical reference books, postgraduate textbooks, other technical subjects. 1997-present.

Graphic World, St. Louis, MO, publishing services. Copyedited reference books, mainly medical and nursing. 1992-1996.

Dissertations for non-native English speaking PhD candidates in computer science. Edit for sense, grammar, organization. Ensure compliance with university standards. 1999-present.

Farm Journal Publication Group, Philadelphia. 1990-2000, project manager for annual National Corn Yield Guide, 40-page insert. Set all deadlines; made dummy; copyedited, set type in PageMaker; liaison among publisher, client, sales force, production, data processing.

Trent-Jones, Inc., Princeton, NJ, agribusiness public relations. Wrote feature articles, edited press kits, trade articles, Internet features, newsletters, animal health copy. 1994-2000.

Infocus, Inc., Yardley, PA, data processing consultants. Edit software documentation. 1986-present.

Employment History

Al Paul Lefton, Philadelphia. Advertising agency. Market research, study design, report writing. 1978-1979.

Farm Journal, Philadelphia. Writing and editing. 1972-1978.


The Pennsylvania State University, State College. BA English, 1968.


Partial List of Books Edited