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If you're looking for an impeccable and deadline-driven freelance editor, look no further than Cathy Bernardy Jones! I highly recommend her.
—Becky Fedora Clayton, formerly with Pearson
I just want to say thank you for doing such great editing work. I deeply appreciate your editorial comments that questioned what a character might be doing or word choice. You have been spot on.
—author Edie Barrett
Your notes on the inconsistencies in the timeline were super helpful in getting the manuscript into shape!
—Devon Freeny, Chicago Review Press
I first hired Cathy as a freelancer because I remembered her positive reputation from when we were both editors at the same publishing company. I'm glad I did. She is enthusiastic, fast, and thorough and steps up to help us even when it's not always convenient for her.
—Don Gulbrandsen, former managing editor at
Cathy was a hardworking, energetic and focused employee. Her knowledge of grammar and the English language is exceptional, and her editing skills are meticulous.
—Greg Loescher, former Goldmine Editor
I trust your judgement when it comes to editing/reviewing more than any human on the planet.
—Markus Zuniga, project manager
—Melissa York, Redleaf Press
Cathy is a diligent and tenacious fact-checker. I trust her to do as much digging as she feels is warranted and know the results will be accurate, verifiable, and delivered on time. (She’s a terrific copy editor, too!)
—Tom Schiele, director, content development, humanities, MPS
Great job on all that typesetting for the Scottsdale Signature Stallion listings. The design process went without a hitch thanks to your accurate job on the text!
—Kirsten Mathieson, former managing editor of Arabian Horse World
Cathy is an outstanding communications professional who presented as a visiting editor/writer to my writing classes at SMSU. She shared her professional experiences with my students and answered questions about making a living as an editor/writer.
—Marianne Zarzana, professor at Southwest Minnesota State University