Adrienne Montgomerie has been freelancing as an editorial consultant under the name SciEditor for nearly 25 years. She is an Editors Canada certified copy editor and has experience as a developmental editor and proofreader for print and electronic publications. She has edited publications for educational and trade publishers, corporations, NGOs, academics and non-profits.
She has trained hundreds of other editors through universities and professional associations, and her Editing in Word textbook is used as a resource in publishing education programs. Her “Right Angels and Polo Bears” editing blog and podcast attract thousands of visitors.
She served two terms as a national director of Editors Canada and set up one of its very first “twigs” (mini-branches). She also wrote chapters for the Meeting Professional Editorial Standards workbook and Editing Canadian English style guide. She writes nonfiction for the general public and published a handful of books and hundreds of articles.
When not at her desk, Adrienne is sea kayaking and testing her stand-up routine. Follow her online at @scieditor.