WORDS Etc Writing & Editing, established in 2008 by Christine Speno of Palm Coast, Florida, provides outstanding writing and editing services, concentrating on résumés, web content, thesis review, business documents, grant research, press releases and copyediting. Speno also writes a semi-monthly column for The St. Augustine Record for the Palm Coast/Flagler Neighbors feature and formerly served as editor and layout designer for The Palm Coast Neighborhood News, often writing community-focused stories for that publication.

Speno formerly worked for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University as Associate Director of International and Graduate Admissions and has many years of experience as a writer and editor, having worked in the legal field as well as higher education.

She grew up in Chicago and also lived in Central Indiana and Southwest Missouri before relocating to Florida in 1999. She holds a B.S. in Sociology from Missouri Southern State University and a Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing from the University of Central Florida (UCF). She did her coursework at UCF for a MA degree in English in the Technical Writing track.  She aspires to be a published author.

Speno is a member of the Women’s Initiative of the United Way of Flagler/Volusia Counties and also does volunteer work with several non-profits in her community. She is married and has three grown daughters. In her free time, she is always writing and enjoys family, gardening, cooking and the beach.

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