Resume

Greg Landgraf

Experience

American Library Association, Chicago, IL
Associate Editor, American Libraries, 2004-present

  • Developed, wrote and edited feature and department articles.
  • Managed AL Focus, the magazine’s video arm.
  • Created and managed the Inside Scoop and Green Your Library blogs.
  • Filmed, conducted interviews for, and edited videos.
  • Served as administrator for the magazine’s Drupal-based website.
  • Provided editorial and technical support for the AL Direct e-mail newsletter.
  • Recruited authors, created content, and scheduled articles for atyourlibrary.org, a website promoting library usage to the public.
  • Maintained contact with hundreds of librarians and architects for the annual Library Design Showcase architectural feature.

Vance Publishing, Lincolnshire, IL
Senior Editor, Wood & Wood Products, 1999-2003

  • Wrote and edited corporate case histories, technical articles, industry segment forecasts and other articles.
  • Developed and produced the ISWonline Update e-mail newsletter.
  • Created web pages for several articles each issue, as well as archives of the popular “Wood of the Month” feature.
  • Produced Wood Extra, a tabloid issue distributed at the largest industry trade show each year.
  • Reported industry news for two magazines and the iswonline.com website.

West Group, Deerfield, IL
Editor, 1998-1999

  • Copy-edited employment law books and newsletters.
  • Provided technical support and communicated technology information to team members.
  • Trained team members on specialized processes such as delivering files to the company printing plant and converting newsletters for CD-ROM publishing.

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, Chicago, IL
Public and Interpretive Programs Volunteer, 2010-present

  • Hosted programs for museum visitors, including Critter Connections, youth craft programs, guided nature walks, and butterfly releases.

Education:

Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication, Cum Laude, May 1998
Major: Magazine Journalism
Area of Concentration: Chemistry

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