How long have you worked at Barbour?
Since September 2010
What do you do in your current role at Barbour?
I’m one of the assistant managing editors. I review proofread manuscripts and handle the proofreading schedule.
What brought you to Barbour?
After I finished my copy editing certificate, I found the job listing posted on Barbour’s website.
What interests you about the publishing industry?
I have always loved to read. I have many cherished books from my childhood. I love being a part of producing more stories for others to fall in love with. I enjoy polishing others’ writing, and I’m very much a detail person.
I live in
What’s your favorite food?
No question—chocolate. I have a hidden stash!
What's your favorite vacation spot?
Every year my entire family goes to
What are your hobbies?
I love to read, but I also like to get my hands dirty. I have renovated houses with my dad since I was a kid. I also decorate wedding and birthday cakes.
Thanks for joining us, Jessie!