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Lauren Chimento

COPY EDITOR at The Golden Triangle Writing Collective

Glen Gardner, NJ

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I am looking to utilize my editorial and leadership skills, as well as my experience with writing, copy-editing, and 
customer service.

Work Experience

COPY EDITOR

The Golden Triangle Writing Collective
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December 2011 to Present

- Responsible for copy-editing blog posts, fiction and poetry submissions, and any additional content of an online 
literary blog. 
 
Machine clothing company

RECEPTIONIST

Bedminster Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
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Bedminster, NJ
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August 2011 to Present

- Responsible for scheduling appointments, answering phones, preparing patient charts, faxing, copying, filing 
- Perform customer service: greet patients upon checkout, eScribe medications, schedule follow-ups, collect co-pays, 
take inventory of medical supplies given to patients, photocopy insurance cards and medications given

Bedminster Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
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June 2008 to Present

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Bedminster Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
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June 2008 to August 2011

- Responsible for copy-editing medical dictations for two doctors, faxing, copying, filing 
- Handled confidential patient files and maintained patient filing system

FREELANCE EDITING/WRITING

Machine Clothing Company
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New York, NY
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January 2011 to March 2011

- Copy-edited and rewrote various drafts of a commercial script to be used for a promotional campaign in China 
- Conducted interviews with founding members of Machine in order to clarify the origins and goals of the brand 
- Revised the existing language and content of the script in order to enhance its appeal to customers

CO-ASSISTANT EDITOR

The Submission magazine
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Purchase, NY
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January 2009 to May 2010

- Communicated with staff to select artwork and writing to be featured in a student-run publication 
- Worked directly with the Editor-In-Chief in leading a staff of 20-30 peers; liaison between departments 
- Facilitated planning of club events, such as the biannual Club Fair and The Submission's Annual Gala 
- Oversaw interns; provided assistance with copy-editing assignments and the biannual Interns' Online Issue 
- Copy-edited content chosen for the magazine for proper spelling, grammar, punctuation, overall clarity of content 
- Developed advertising strategies for the magazine such as: posters, post cards, television interviews 
- Networked through online, print, and public forums to encourage the student body and faculty to submit their work 
 
Work experience

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Literature

Purchase College, State University of New York -
Purchase, NY

May 2010