Editor: Doug Abrahms

Email: doug.abrahms@gmail.com
Website: http://www.linkedin.com/in/dougabrahms

I specialise in reviving moribund written projects and translating complex academic, policy or technology material into engaging copy. Technical material ≠ boring.

Services

Restructuring and refocusing, copyediting, proofreading, plain English
Writing in various formats from PowerPoint presentations to feature articles and scripts; content project management; coaching and mentoring writers

Subject matter experience

Business, government, academic, energy and environment, public policy, technology and finance

Genre and platform

News articles and features, research and policy briefs, reports, newsletters, blogs, scripts, theses and dissertations

Specific projects

  • Writing and editing technical reports, policy papers and briefs, scripts, press releases,
    PowerPoint presentations, marketing collateral, and FAQs at American Academy of
    Actuaries
  • Creating research-impact briefs at ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
    Writing and editing news and feature articles at Gannett News Service in Washington,
    DC
  • Writing and distributing press releases, speeches, and op-eds for US Congressman Heath Shuler
  • Overseeing weekly newsletters, quarterly publications and major specialised reports