Words Done Write


Kristin Chessman

Freelance Writer/Editor
Women’s interest, beauty, parenting, travel
▪ Write articles and create image slideshows for diverse topics
▪ Copy edit articles, promotional materials and web content for various clients
▪ Assist companies with social media efforts

OCMoms.com for The Orange County Register 
▪ Write a weekly column, “Baby Brain” focusing on the many adventures of first-time parenting

Writer/Assigning Editor
▪ Manage sponsored content throughout editing process
▪ Research, pitch, write and edit articles within CMS 
▪ Conduct interviews with sources for expert advice and tips

Taco Bell Corp.
Communications & Web Content Coordinator 
▪ Write and edit communications for system-wide audiences
▪ Interview corporate and field employees for various stories

Web Content Producer 
▪ Post daily blogs into CMS and engage customers with polls and contests
▪ Manage social media including Twitter, Facebook and YouTube accounts
▪ Perform copy editing and quality-control for website, blog and other communications

Staff Writer
▪ Write feature stories for website on a weekly basis
▪ Maintain daily business blog by posting in CMS
▪ Interview entrepreneurs and celebrities for feature stories 

KNSD, NBC 7/39, News 
Writer/Associate Producer 
▪ Write stories for news broadcasts (VOs, VOSOTs, SOTs)
▪ Research stories using the Internet and phone
▪ Produce daily live and taped news cut-ins during the Today show