Tuesday, January 8, 2008
TAMMY L. HENSEL
P.O. Box 382 College Station, TX 77841-0382
Freelance writing for newspapers and magazines, editing, research and public relations projects.
I have strong writing, editing and researching skills, and specialize in feature and inspirational writing. I have experience in page design and desk-top publishing preparation of print newsletters, press releases, proposals, publicity fliers, manuscripts, advertising and photography. I have strong one-to-one communications skills.
Freelance writing for newspapers and magazines. Desk-top publishing and public relations consulting including copyediting, manuscript preparation, development of website copy, making promotion calls, writing promotion materials and press releases for small businesses and ministries.
Aug. 2002- Jan. 2003
Feature writer and photographer for the White Hall Journal, Forest Communications, 7400 Dollarway Rd., White Hall, AR 71602; Publisher/Editor - Frank Lightfoot, 870-247-4700.
Jan. 1982 - July 2002
Part-time freelance writing, editing, publication preparation, and public relations consulting out of my home. Projects during this time included articles for community newspapers, preparing two manuscripts for publication, press releases, brochures, newsletters, and PR consulting to pastors and political candidates.
June 1980- Aug. 1981
Texas A & M Research Foundation; Position -Production Specialist. Duties: Assist faculty in preparation of research grant proposals. Work included word processing, editing and administrative duties..
The Press of Bryan-College Station; Position - News Editor Duties included writing and editing majority of material for publication, taking and printing photographs, and page lay-out.
Baylor University, Waco Texas. May 1980 Received B.A. Degree in Journalism and History, (specializations: Christian Communications and Ancient History);
Honors: magna cum laude; Dean’s Honor Roll; Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society.
Career related course work: Semester Internship at Word Publishing, Waco, TX in Public Relations and Writing Services Departments.
Honors - Magna Cum Laude, Baylor University;
OUTSTANDING YOUNG WOMEN IN AMERICA, 1987;
Hobbies & Interests: Bible study & church activities, cooking, gardening, crafts, reading, genealogy, historical research, and drama.
References and portfolio of published articles and related projects available upon request.