A mission, a passion and a profession
Cecily Markland has more than 12 years' experience as an editor, writer, project manager and journalist. She has conducted highly successful marketing and public relations campaigns for corporations, nonprofit organizations and authors.
Some of the books Cecily has edited include:
She is also the ghostwriter and editor of a number of health and nutrition books, newsletters and manuals.
Project Consulting, Speechwriting and Training
Cecily teaches creative and business writing classes and presents workshops and keynote addresses to church, business, and community groups. She offers a presentation to elementary school students, using her book, "If I Made a Bug," to encourage them to explore writing and to be more imaginative.
She was a freelance feature writer for the "Ogden Standard Examiner" for three years, covered news stories for the Gilbert Independent Newspaper and has been the editor of the "Arizona Beehive" newspaper for the past seven years.
She is a member of the Arizona Management Society, American Night Writers Association and Arizona Book Publishers Association.
Life at Home
Cecily is the mother of six and grandmother of eight. She says her greatest joys in life come from being around her family. She loves taking road trips to visit them...and likes it even more when they come to "Nana's house."
Cecily charges reasonable rates for consulting, writing, and editing. For a bid on your project, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.