In addition to website work, Laurel Lloyd oversees communications and publications at the Carsey School of Public Policy from program scheduling and author relations, to copyediting, proofreading, and the design and laying out of briefs, reports, marketing collateral, newsletters, interactive graphics, and more.
Laurel comes to Carsey with a varied background in editing, writing, and graphic design. While working in the high-tech industry, she edited, wrote, and designed award winning user documentation. As a freelance editor, she has critiqued books, articles, and essays. She co-wrote the book, A Group of One's Own: Nurturing the Woman Writer, with four members of her writing group. As a freelance writer, her essays and articles have appeared in publications such as Granite Sports Magazine, Our Times Magazine, New Hampshire Public Radio essayist series, Single Tracks, Funny Stuff, and Pregnancy Magazine. Her freelance design work includes book covers, reports, booklets, posters, and related work.
Laurel has a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Vermont and master's degree in linguistics and writing from Northeastern University.