Patty Morin Fitzgerald
Lifelong editor and journalist dedicated to empowering readers by presenting valuable information in a manner they can best appreciate and use. This often entails interviewing highly educated and powerful subjects and translating the jargon of their fields into language accessible to the largest segment of a target audience.
MIT Sloan Management Review, Cambridge, MA
NextAvenue.org, a website aimed at baby boomers created by public broadcasting companies.
Layout and Slot Editor
The Boston Globe, Boston, MA
Edited articles, designed and created pages and sections with online overlap; served as production editor, supervising Life at Home section, often 60 pages; produced pages on deadline in award-winning, 30-page Travel section and neighborhood zones; edited news in daily and local news sections. 1999-2009.
Published in The Boston Globe, Mass. Bar Association Journal, Massachusetts Medical Law Report, Lawyer's Weekly, The Boston Herald, The Providence Journal.
Wallace Law Office, Canton, MA
As a paralegal, wrote case chronologies, prepared and edited documents, and did research for firm dealing with family issues. 2010-2011.
Fundraiser and Chief Writer/Editor
Interlock Media, Inc., Cambridge, MA
Composed narrative, donor appeals, blogs, press releases, and client proposals for nonprofit film company. 2009-2010.
Layout Copy Editor
The Providence Journal, Providence, RI
Designed and produced pages and sections in Features and News Departments.
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and English
University of Massachusetts/Amherst
Center for Legal Studies, Bridgewater, Mass.