Communicating the value of a college education

& the value of giving back

 Client Testimonials

“If you are looking to hire a strong, knowledgeable, and versatile writer, consider Amanda. In August 2015 Amanda was referred to me as a potential freelance scribe for Illinois Tech’s chief alumni publication, IIT Magazine; since that time she has proven herself to be an invaluable asset to our team.”

Marcia Faye, Managing Editor, IIT Magazine

“Amanda is a pleasure to work with. With any project we work on together, I can count on her professionalism and attention to detail to make the project a success.” 

Taeler Lottino Associate Director, Marketing and Digital Communication, Stuart School of Business, Illinois Institute of Technology

IIT-StuartIllinois Institute of Technology Stuart School of Business, Chicago’s only business school within a tech university

Alumni Profile sample

Students Offer Marketing Consulting to Chicago Innovation Award Nominee



Illinois Institute of Technology Magazine

Creating a Life’s Work in African-American Art

Big Data for Big Decisions


Christianity Today

Christianity Todaya leading, nonprofit media ministry that reaches 3.5 million people every month

The Many Faces of Distance Learning, more people are finding that distance learning offers opportunities to achieve academic and professional goals

Pressing On Toward the Goal, distance learning grads share their journeys. May 2015 print issue and web article



North Park University, Chicago

#125Stories project, Tumblr Interviews with students to mark the university’s 125th anniversary




Trinity Christian College

Trinity Christian Collegeconsistently ranked as a top-tier college by U.S.News & World Report

Alumni magazines, profilesweb stories, marketing and recruitment pieces



 Client Testimonial

“Amanda is creative, organized and an amazing writer! She has a knack for getting to know our students and alumni and eloquently telling their stories.”Kari Nugent, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, Kankakee Community College


Most people know that it’s better to give than to receive. The challenge for nonprofits is communicating to donors the value of giving to their organizations. I’ve written copy for myriad nonprofits, including:

NextAfter-Write copy for direct mail fundraising campaign

CRU (formerly) Campus Crusade for Christ-Copyediting of in-depth organization proposal

PASS Pregnancy Care Centers-Served as director of development and communications

Bible League-Former promotions writer for ministries in China and Southeast Asia

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