Janis Whipple is a freelance editor in Florida, where she has lived and worked since 2001. She works with both publishers and individuals, on articles and books, but particularly loves working directly with writers. She has 30+ years of communications experience as both a writer and editor, including ten years as an in-house editor with B&H Publishers in Nashville, Tennessee, where she worked on several award-winning projects. Janis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism/Public Relations from the University of Georgia and a Master of Arts degree in Christian Education/Communication from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. She has lived all around the southeastern United States and currently resides in her 14th city, Tampa. She loves reading, beaches, storytelling, creative activities and people, travel, teaching and leading workshops, and coaching writers of all ages.