Freelance

As a freelance marketing copywriter and copyeditor, Christa has produced blog posts, email copy, newsletters, press releases, and brochures, and assisted with large marketing projects. Christa also has extensive experience writing and editing feature articles for print publications.

Feature articles

Six ways to Keep Digital Device Use Under Wraps This Holiday Season, Carolina Parent Magazine, October 2017.

Decoding the Latest Recommendations for Breast Cancer Screening, Carolina Parent Magazine, September 2017.

Recognize and Prevent Common Injuries That Could Sideline Your Athlete, Carolina Parent Magazine, August 2017.

It’s OK to Ask for Help, Carolina Parent, April 2017.

Facing–and Ending–Child Abuse in North Carolina, Carolina Parent, March 2017.

8 Family Friendly Hikes in North Carolina, Carolina Parent, May 2016.

Could You Become a Foster Parent? Carolina Parent, December 2015.

Ten Ways to Make Family Fun Night a Reality, Carolina Parent, August 2015.

Blog posts

What Gives With Front-, Mid-, and Rear-engine Placement? Advanced Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, November 27, 2017.

Can You Save Your Flooded Vehicle?, Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, September 11, 2017.

Brake Rotors: When to Fix and When to Buy, Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, July 7, 2017.

Our Forefixers: Influential Women Innovators of the Automotive Industry, Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, March 8, 2017.

The Appalachian Trail: Road Trip Version, Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, September 20, 2016.

How to Tailgate: The Cars and Gear for a Great Tailgate Party, Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog,September 15, 2016.

 Demolition Derbies: For the Thrill (and the Skill) of It, Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, September 6, 2015.

So, What Is a Trickle Charger? Advance Auto Parts, DIY Garage blog, July 2016.

Press releases

“SAS Boosts Research at UAB Health Systems,” August 2005. SASPressRelease

Newsletters

Produced monthly internal and external newsletters for SAS’ Education Marketing division, including generating content such as instructor and training center profiles. Also supporting collateral. 2005-2009.

SASTrainingReportApril2009

SASInstructorWebProfile

SASTrainingCenterProfile

SASNewsletterPromoDoc

Brochures and mailers

Morlando Crane tri-fold brochure/mailer (copywriting and design).
MorlandoCraneBrochure

Forestry Mutual Insurance Company and Agency brochures (copywriting).

Large projects

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2006 SAS Training Catalog. Responsible for writing and editing instructor descriptions, quotes, and introductory copy, as well as team-editing course descriptions. 75 pages.