Certificate and Resume

UC Berkeley Ext. Certificate

Download: Daniel Heila Resume

Daniel Heila                                                        541-514-0106
920 Cheshire Avenue                                          BestEverEdit.com
Eugene, OR 97402                                              contact@besteveredit.com

Job search objective: to focus, strengthen, and apply my editing, writing, and management skills as an editorial assistant or copy editor (in house or freelance) with independent authors or industry publishers.

Salary requirement: $30–35 per hour

Relevant training and skills:
Graduate of UC Berkeley Extension professional sequence in editing 2014
-a two-year, four-course sequence covering grammar, mechanics, style, usage,
copyediting, and substantive editing resulting in a professional certificate.

Graduate of Small Business Management Program 2011
-a Lane County Small Business Development Center three-year program

Related employment:
Owner of Best-Ever Edit 2014-present
-copyediting, copy writing, web copyediting, proofreading, SEO editing and copy writing

Sole proprietor of Mehu-Liisa Products 2004-2017
-importer and distributor of a high-quality Finnish steam juicer.
Sole proprietor and manager of wholesale accounts, promotion including social media, and author of a blog for the community of Mehu-Liisa steam juicer users:

Library Assistant 3 at Eugene Public Library 2002-2004
public service, program direction, reference assistant, collection development

Library Assistant 1 at Eugene Public Library 2000-2002
collection management, author of technical manual for automated book sorter

Reference Desk Assistance at University of Oregon 1999-2000
assisted scholars in research use of the University of Oregon
Knight Library reference collection

UC Berkeley Extension, professional sequence in copyediting 2014

Master of Musical Arts in Composition 2002
University of Oregon School of Music

Bachelor of Music in Composition 1989
Hartt School of Music

Professional organizations:
American Copy Editors Society
Editorial Freelancers Association
Northwest Editors Guild

Recent large projects:

Broken, Too by Joseph Cowles    2018
Line editor and copy editor of memoir.

The Light behind the Wall by Dennis Sandow    2018
Line editor and copy editor of professional memoir.

Broken by Joseph Cowles    2017
Line editor and copy editor of memoir.

Man from the Place of Clay by Ric Leonetti     2017
Line editor and copy editor of novel.

Dying Rose by Christina Sommer     2017
Line editor and copy editor for English translation of a German romance novel.

Turkic Stela (working title) by Katrina Swendseid-Ang, 2015
a 298-page archeological academic text on Turkic memorial stones.

The Whiteaker Bounce by Bernard Yandel, 2015
a 253-page novel that addresses gentrification in a poor neighborhood.

Recent articles with Oregon Artswatch

Eugene Symphony: earning attention
Jennifer Higdon: updating classical music
Jazz Station: musical hub
Aallotar Review
Vasen: Swedish Spirit
Arvo Part Festival
Nordic Fiddlers Bloc Preview
Delgani String Quartet Review
Sara Pajunen Preview