"Sherrie is an outstanding writer with conscientious attention to detail and a thorough interviewing style that result in interesting and easy-to-read stories.  She is a dedicated and hard worker."

                                                       Ingrid Jordak,
                                            Publications Editor,
     State University of New York College at Cortland




Magazine Writing

My work has appeared in the alumni magazines of Cornell University, Binghamton University, Ithaca College and the State University of New York College at Cortland. I also write for two national magazines, University Business and College Planning and Management. Example



I have blogged for Edcetera, a higher educational technology company; Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration, and for Tyler Admissions Consulting, a college admissions company. Example


Marketing and Branding 

I work with small businesses on creating marketing materials and rebranding their company name. I helped Ithaca Primary Care, a small physician's practice, with a vision and mission statement, rebranding and brochure.



I have written, edited and designed the newsletter for the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University and wrote and edited the online ine newsletter for the Institute for Community College Development at Cornell. Example


Web Content

I write feature articles, news stories and blogs for websites. I write articles for the websites of the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and the College of Architecture, Art and Planning. I've also written web content for small businesses. Example


Public Relations

With my experience working in public relations and journalism, I know how to develop press releases that newspapers will print. I have written press releases for colleges, universities, and businesses. A press release I wrote about an Ithaca business was picked up in a story by USA Today. Example



I have written marketing brochures for small businesses and fundraising brochures for universities. I was part of a team of writers who created a series of brochures for a fundraising campaign for Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Example


Editing Publications

As a former college writing instructor, I can edit copy and make sure it is clear, grammatical and well-organized. I have edited books, technical reports, newsletters, websites, magazine articles, and brochures. My editing clients have included Cornell University, Binghamton University, Ithaca College, local business owners, and individual authors in the Ithaca area. Example