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AESE Members Who Freelance

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Andrew Alden,
Editing of natural-science content in hard copy or soft: research papers, college textbooks, monographs, popular articles, proceedings, websites, marcom. BA in geology; experience in private and public sectors; in AESE since 1981.

Nicole D. Barlow,
BSc in earth science and geography, technical/scientific writing and editing, copy editing, research, desktop publishing, graphic creation and editing.

Mary-Margaret Coates,
MS in Geology. Editing in the natural sciences and engineering; text, table, figure, and map editing.

Janet W. Crampton,
Writing and editing in earth and environmental sciences and in gender equity

Bob Davie,
Editorial areas of expertise: scientific and technical writing and editing; copy editing; literature and web research; desktop publishing; publication project management; style-guide development

Dana Desonie,
Writing and editing in the earth, ocean and environmental sciences for professional papers and proposals, textbooks, educational software, websites, encyclopedia, newsletters, and magazines. Ph.D. in geological oceanography, M.S. and B.A. in geology.

Mary C. Eberle,
Technical and scientific editing, copy editing, file formatting, and indexing. B.A. and M.S. in geology, University of Colorado; clients since 1984 include scientific and professional organizations.

Elaine R. Firestone, ELS,
Editorial consulting, professional manuscript editing, and copyediting of many disciplines including corrosion science, oceanography, meteorology, remote sensing, Earth and space sciences, optical and oceanographic sensors, botany, horticulture, general agriculture, etc.; non-scientific subjects as well.

Glen Foss,
BS and MS in geology; have authored and edited numerous DSDP and ODP operational and technical reports. More recently have taught oceanography and geology in community colleges and have done similar editing on a popular college-level oceanography text. Can do both copy and content editing.

Murray Hay,
Editing and preparation of manuscripts for journal submission; earth and ocean sciences, ecology, micropalaeontology. Lead or co-author of multiple peer-reviewed papers. Fluent in French. Experience working with ESL/EFL authors.

Elsa Kapitan-White, or 
Writing and editorial (hard copy and PC and Mac platforms), oilfield specialization

Joan Melcher,
Decades of writing and editing experience, much of it in the earth sciences. Project editor for Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet (Botkin/Keller) and many other academic and trade books. Examples of work can be found at my website:

Rich Meyrick,
Ph.D. in Earth Sciences and Environmental Change (Cambridge), M.Sc. in Recent Environmental Change (Liverpool) and B.Sc. in Geography (London). Published author, editor and researcher in both scientific and literary genres. Copy editing for any field. Content editing and writing for earth sciences, the environment and related topics. Experienced in both British and US English.

Lisa Pinsker, lpinsker@NASW.ORG
Experienced and professional science writer and editor who specializes in earth and environmental science.

William D. Rose,
AESE Charter Member. A.B. and M.S. in geology. More than 35 years' experience in geological editing and publication management. Can provide editing of text and illustrations, including maps, in hard copy and electronic format; extensive experience in successfully communicating with authors and reviewers. Clients include scientific organizations in the geological sciences.

Victor Van Beuren,
Indexing services offered for geological, geophysical, and physical science books and topical compilations. More than 20 years in STM publication management and editing (journals/books/magazines). Clients include commercial and professional organizations.

Joanne Yeary,
Thorough, high-quality technical editing of environmental consulting reports, expert reports and presentations, and hydrogeologic data. Over 20 years of environmental consulting and quality assurance experience. B.S. in Geology and M.S. in Technological Systems Management (Environmental and Waste Management concentration) from Stony Brook University.

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