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Skagway: It's All About the Gold, Stewart Goodfellow Publishing 2013
Taming the Dragons, HarperCollins 1991
Sweetbriar, Harvest House 1983
Sweetbriar Bride, Harvest House 1986
Sweetbriar Spring, Harvest House 1989
Sweetbriar Summer, Baker Books 1997
Sweetbriar Autumn, Baker Books 1998
Sweetbriar Hope, Baker Book 1999
Thetis Island, Zondervan 1986
Shipwreck!, Harvest House 1991
Fiction That Sells, Crispian House 1987
Romance That Sells, Crispian House 1988
Guideposts Daily Devotionals, Guideposts 1994 - 2008
Women's Devotional Bible #2, Zondervan 1995
Inside Religious Publishing, Zondervan 1991
Guideposts Best Loved Stories, Guideposts 1998
dozens articles, short stories, and radio scripts


The Literary Service Agency, Director 1984 - present
...an editorial service for writers wanting to break into publication
The Gathering of Voices, Copy Editor 2001 - 2002
...Whatcom Community College's English Department anthology
The Noisy Water Review, Copy Editor 2001 - 2002
...Whatcom Community College's literary magazine
Guideposts Books, Project Editor
...wrote first draft of a 24-book soft mystery series bible, first.three chapters of preliminary, test-
.. marketing book, and designed internal website with editorial policies for other writers


University and College

Western Washington University, Fall 1988 - Fall 1989 • English 101
Whatcom Community College, Fall 1999 - Spring 2004 • English 98, 101, 102
ITT Technical College, Spring 2005 - Fall 2005 • English 101
Skagit Valley College, Spring 2006 • English 104
Elementary and Junior High
Blaine School District, Home Connections Program, 2007
...Hudson's Bay Co. History, WA State History, College Composition

Commercial Writing, partial list
University of Washington Experimental College, 1984 - 1999
Lake Washington Vocational Technical Institute, mid-80s
Warm Beach Writers Conference, 1984 - 1989
Pacific NW Writers Association Midwinter Conference, 1986, 1999
Pacific NW Writers Association Summer Conference, 1984 - present
Seattle Pacific University Writers Conference, 1983 - 1987
Writers Information Network, January 1987
God Uses Ink Writers Conference, 1987, 1988, 1989
Write On The Sound Writers Conference, 1999, 2000
Evangelical Press Convention, 1986
Elder Hostels, late 80s and early 90s


The Log House, March 2001
Eastside Writers, September 1983, May 1986
Bellevue School District Librarians, January 1986
Kiwanis Club of Seattle, late 1980s
SW Seattle Historical Society, Oct 1989, Mar 2000
Bellingham Lions Club, late 1980s
State Centennial Celebration, Nov 1989
Village Books, May 1999
Whatcom Community College, May 2001
Seattle Freelances, April 2001
Mercer Island Library Author Day, 1995, 1996
Bellingham Arts Fair, early 1990s
Religious Recovery Conferenc, 1992, 1993
Presbyterian Librarians, early 1980s

Bellingham Opportunity Council • poster
Windstar Cruises International • T-shirts
Nationwide Tobacco • ads, decals
West Coast U-Brewery • T-shirt
Habitat For Humanity brochure, web site
Andy Helman Creative Enterprisesstationary, corporate ID
Forever Books cover design, interior layout
Jack Moore • web site, unpublished
Outdoor Pethouses web site
Inner Landscapespage for existing web site
Guideposts internal web site and cd
Judy Williamsonreal estate brochure
Handprint Artsposters, course catalogs, flyers, web site
Cascade Christian Servicesnewsletters
Companion Flag International logo
TYCA postcard, program cover
Jack Moore • web site, unpublished
A&E Travel brochure
Cascade Chiropracticpower point
The C Shoppackaging, anniversary book cover
Edirolmagazine ads
NW Arts • booklet
Pacific NW Writers Associationnewsletter
Whatcom Community College props, programs, magazine covers


.Forever Books
, 2010
..Typesetter and Cover Designer
Bellingham Herald, November 2008 - October 2008
...Special Assignment Ad Designer

Premier School Agendas, April 2007 - July 2008
...Graphic Designer and Typesetter
Whatcom Community College, Fall 2002 - Summer 2007
...Graphic Design Lab Associate
Handprint Arts, January 2005 - July 2005
...Art Center Coordinator, integrating artists with disabilities into the larger art community


Skagway Streetcar Company, May 2013 – Jul 2013
   Input updated numbers from cruise ships for various tours
Alaska Excurions, Jul 2010 – Sep 2011
   Input updated numbers from cruise ships for various tours and delegated drivers
Premier School Agendas: Jan 1999 – Apr 1999
   Input complex orders for school agendas and prepared data for various departments


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Barbara Gorrell Secretariat, 1985
...General Secretary
Robert P Schmitt, Attorney at Law, Sept 1982 - Jan 1984
...Legal Secretary
First National Bank of Arizona, Sept 1973 - Jan 1975
...Bank Teller


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Skagway Streetcar,
2013 – Jul 2013
   Drove mini buses and narrated tour information to guests
HollandAmerica-Princess YUKON, Jul 2012 – Sep 2012
   Drove motor coaches and narrated tour information to guests

HollandAmerica-Princess ALASKA, Feb 2011 – Sep 2011
   Drove motor coaches and narrated tour information to guests


Jewell Gardens,
May 2010 – Sep 2010; Jul 2013 - present
  Provide walking tours through an organic garden for tourists


Whatcom Community College, Spring 2003
  Title III Education Grant / "Technology for the Classroom"


First Place, Inspirational Nonfiction, 2008
  Pacific Northwest Writers Association
Outstanding Academic Achievement & Scholastic Excellence, 1988
  Western Foundation of Western Washington University
Writer of the Year, 1985
  Warm Beach Writers Conference
First Place, First Person Experience Article                          
  Evangelical Press Association
Washington Centennial Bookshelf, 1989
  Sweetbriar, Sweetbriar Bride


Pacific NW Writers Association
 
2001 - 2002: Served as summer conference Volunteer Chair, orchestrating 50 volunteers
  1988: Designed and implemented workshops for summer program, bringing in over 150 editors,
..agents, speakers, and instructors; lined up radio/TV interviews for guests
  1987: Introduced new attractions for summer conference that remained in place for fifteen years

Wheelchair Water Skiers, summer 1991
  Alerted the media about upcoming water ski tournaments and arranged interviews for the athletes
Romance Writers of America, summer 1988, 1989
  Worked the pressroom for RWA’s annual writers conference, arranged interviews, participate in    
  interviews, and publicized key writers

 
   
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