Melanie is a highly seasoned and skilled editor with four first place EVVY Awards for editing. She is also the award-winning author of Living the Dream and publisher/editor of Radar Rhythm. While she continues to write, you will find Melanie exercising her writing/editing muscles most often through freelance writing and editing for others.
Melanie holds both a BA and an MA, has more certifications than she wants to list, and has worked in corporate, government, and nonprofit sectors. She is also a practicing shaman. All of this has enhanced the breadth and depth of her writing and editing for both herself and others. Melanie is a longtime member of CIPA because she believes in the power of author-publishers supporting one another.