Work With Rachel

Rachel has written textbooks and teachers' guides, websites and webinars. She taught in Baltimore County schools and gave presentations across Capitol Hill. Scroll down for a detailed list of recent work and experiences. 

Rachel is available to work privately on a limited number of writing and editing projects. She is also available for public speaking coaching, or to create and teach a writing or speaking course specifically for your organization. 


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Basic Copyediting

Catch every last grammar mistake, misplaced comma, and awkward sentence.

Starting at $297, or 2 payments of $149

Developmental Editing 

Create emails, social media posts or a website from the ground up, still with your own unique voice.

Starting at $697, or 2 payments of $349

Advanced Copywriting

Copy that converts, written in your own unique voice. Emails, social media posts, and websites are all a waste of space if they're not working for you.


Starting at $997, or 3 payments of $349

Public Speaking Coaching

Work one-on-one with the coach of an award-winning Speech team, Speech teacher, and public speaking professional.

Prices vary. Please complete the form below to get started.

Build Your Own Course

Create a course specifically for the needs of your organization, from business writing and communicating with your specific stakeholders to public speaking in a language your business understands.

Prices vary. Please complete the form below and tell us how we can help your organization learn and grow.

Our reports are so much better because of Rachel.

Our staff learned so much from her. 

Diane Kokal

Communications Specialist

SVP Research Services

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Rachel's Professional Highlights

Nearly 20 years of writing and communications experience

Writer and public speaker: United States Congress   

Writer and public speaker: Minnesota Attorney General

Writer, editor, and project manager: various nonprofits and small businesses

Independent writer and editor: magazines, nonprofits and businesses, simultaneously managing several ongoing projects

Rachel's Recent Work

Writing and Editing for Education

Developmental Editing and Project Management: Competitive Debate textbook; Perfection Learning [2019]

Writing: GED Science and Social Studies study guide (Social Studies component); BarCharts Publishing [2018]

Writing, Substantive Editing and Project Management: Middle Grade Teachers' Guides; Teacher Created Materials [2020]

Editing: AP United States History textbook;  Perfection Learning [2018]

Website Copywriting
Report Editing and Corporate Writing Instruction
Magazine and Literary Journal Articles

Feature article in Minnesota Parent Magazine: "Top Taprooms: Best Twin Cities Breweries for Families"  [2018]

Feature article in Solstice Literary Magazine: "Writing Through Postpartum"  [2017]

Personal memoir in Rebellious Magazine for Women: "I'm Starting to Forget Some of My Babies" [2015]

Parenting Column: Rebellious Magazine for Women
Nonprofit Reports

English 10 and Speech teacher, Speech coach; Baltimore County Public Schools [2008-2012]

Licensed Secondary English teacher, State of Minnesota [2012-present]

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Meet Your Teacher

Rachel is an accomplished writer, editor, and teacher. She has written everything from textbooks and teachers' guides to websites and workbooks. Rachel taught high school English in Baltimore, where she also coached an award-winning speech team. She wrote and spoke all over Capitol Hill and for organizations back home in Minnesota. Writing and public speaking are second nature to Rachel, and she's here to give you the tools you need to feel the same way.  


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