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Editor: Alexa McLaughlin


BA (Macquarie, Actuarial Studies); Units in Graduate Diplomas in Education (Secondary Maths), Professional Writing and Community and Health Development


  • Editing—Substantive editing, copy-editing, proofreading, on-screen copy-editing, document development, rewriting
  • Other services—Research, analysis and presentations
  • Subject fields—Actuarial science, administrative law, biography, community sector, economics, education, finance, folk music, health, human resource management, personal computing, personal development
  • Media—Reports (including policy and technical), submissions, newsletters, books, brochures and email mailing lists

Specific projects

Conceptual development, writing and editing: detailed article on allergy for lay newsletter, EEO Action Plan for State Government Department, technical and other reports and submissions on social policy and administrative law; substantive edit: Human Resource Management reports; copy-edit and proofread: reports, newsletters and manuscripts

A ‘generalist-specialist’, delving deeply into many issues, effectively communicating complex concept