Katja is a dynamic, multilingual writer and editor with extensive experience creating and editing professional written content in the technology, education, humanities, non-profit, and online news sectors. Clients value their ability to assess and understand client needs and deliver writing that engages their audiences. Katja performs well in deadline-driven, fast-paced environments while pushing creative limits to deliver projects that surpass expectations. They are creative, analytical, and a proven collaborator, adept at leveraging skills across industries and platforms to produce dynamic, innovative content. They are passionate about compelling storytelling and excel at establishing a strong style and a unique voice. Tools of the trade they feel comfortable with include Microsoft and Google Workspace applications, Adobe InDesign, WordPress, GitHub, SEO, HTML, CSS, markdown language, and AP, Chicago, and MLA style. In addition to a Master's degree in Latin American Studies from The University of Chicago and a PhD in History from the University of Washington, Katja holds a Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing and a Diploma in Software Development from Code Institute.