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Heidi Turner has been a freelance corporate writer, editor and marketing consultant for more than a decade. She specializes in reports, case studies, internet content and marketing materials for Canadian and American clients in a variety of industries. She has also written for CBC, just dance! and WestCoast Families.
In addition to her time writing and editing, Heidi has been an instructor with SFU since 2016. She regularly teaches the Structural Editing, Stylistic Editing and Freelancing for Editors courses. Heidi has also given many workshops and seminars on writing and editing for Magazines Canada, the University of Victoria, the University of the Fraser Valley, Editors Canada and the Society for Technical Communication.
Heidi served as the regional director for the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC) for four years. She served one year as the president of the PWAC Fraser Valley chapter – a chapter she also founded. In 2013 Heidi received the Abbotsford Arts Council's Arty Award for Outstanding Artist in the Literary Arts.