About Us

I offer affordable and quality writing and communications services to businesses, individuals, agencies and organizations. Based in Columbus, Ohio with services available throughout the U.S.

Kathy L. Woodard

LinkedIn: http://lnkd.in/br8MCvc

Talented wordsmith who loves to gather and synthesize information from a wide variety of sources and turn that information into actionable insights. Have 25+ years writing compelling articles, newsletters, proposals and grants, and other content for a wide variety of organizations and clients. Thinks like a marketer and able to partner effectively across various teams and stakeholders.

  • Freelance writing and consulting services provided since 1991
  • Nearly 15 years communications, public service programs and foundation experience with a state dental association
  • Easily grasps new subject material in virtually any industry
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Professional and prompt
  • Affordable services

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Recipient, Jeffrey Dalin DDS Champion national award for commitment to Ohio’s successful statewide implementation of annual Give Kids a Smile program;  American Dental Association; November 2013
  • Golden Apple Award, Excellence in Public Education Programs for Smiles for Seniors, a program to help ensure older adults maintain daily oral hygiene despite physical limitations, American Dental Association; 2006  
  • Three Achievement Awards, Ohio Society of Association Executives, for Operation TACTIC, an educational program on dangers of smokeless tobacco, Give Kids a Smile program, and a volunteer community outreach program.
  • National recipient, American Dental Association Give Kids a Smile, $5,000 scholarship award
  • National Journalism Finalist Award, Women’s Sports Foundation
  • Distinction in Media Excellence Meritorious Achievement (DIME) Award
  • Awareness Award, Ohio House of Representatives
  • Ohio Public Images Journalism Award of Excellence & Women in Communications Regional Award of Merit

One of my biggest writing thrills was an interview with astronaut Bonnie Dunbar. She is a ceramic engineer who was integral to the engineering and development of a space shuttle thermal protection system, and a crew member on five space flights.

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