Edel Pace

Technical Writer | Designer

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EDUCATION

Master of Arts, English, Technical Communication

University of Memphis / Memphis, TN // May 2023

Bachelor of Arts – English, Professional Writing; Minor: Creative Mass Media

University of Memphis / Memphis, TN // May 2022

Participant in the Accelerated Bachelors to Master’s Program (ABM)

Dean’s List: Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Fall 2021, Spring 2022


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 Technical writer, Baxter International Inc.  

 Remote//June 2022 – to present

 Editor, ITSPCB – Dept. of Engineering, University of Memphis  

 Memphis, TN//March 2022 – May 2023

Student Intern, Project: Our Voices: Bridging the Gap between Conservation and Cultural Heritage on Utila, Honduras, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Memphis

Remote // December 2021 – May 2022

Editor, Pioneer Pen

Volunteer State Community College  //  January – May 2020

VP of Education, Lebanon Toastmasters Club

Lebanon, TN  //  July 2018 – March 2020


PUBLICATIONS

Article: Becoming An Instructional Designer

This article was one (out of two) of the 2022 Instructional Design & Learning Special Interest Group (IDL-SIG) Student Outreach Article-writing Competition winners. It will be published in intercom’s May/June 2022 issue. You can read a “free preview” in the Q1 2022 issue of IDeaL, the newsletter of the IDL-SIG. 

PIONEER PEN  – Volunteer State Community College

Gallatin, TN  //  May 2020

Student Literary Magazine, Print, and Electronic

Poem: Coffee Bean                                       

Photograph: The Streak in Nature                    

BEST ESSAY – Volunteer State Community College

Gallatin, TN  //  May 2020

Best Student Essays – Department of English, Print                                                         

Literacy Narrative: Start by Doing  


SKILLS

Collaboration, Communication, Adaptability, Resourcefulness, Self-motivation, Organization, Creativity, Time Management. 

Research, SEO, Project Management, Writing, and Editing. 

Microsoft Suite, Adobe Creative Cloud, WordPress, Adobe Technical Communication Suite, Google Workspace, Asana. 

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish – Native
  • English – Proficient
  • Portuguese – Beginner

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Society for Technical Communication, STC, 2021 – Present, Member

American Institute for Graphic Arts, AIGA, 2021 – Present, Member

Association for Talent Development, ATD, 2021 – Present, Member

STUDENT ASSOCIATIONS

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society 2019 – Present, Member

The National Society of Leadership and Success 2019 – Present, Member

Sigma Tau Delta (International English Honor Society) | Psi Omicron (University of Memphis Chapter)2021-Present, Member

Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) – University of Memphis, 2021-Present, Member


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