About Maren Child
Maren is a writer, editor and artist living in rural Australia. She edits and publishes her own and other writers' work at Starbytes Press, as ebooks and print-on-demand publications.
She works mainly in pen and ink, watercolour, monoprint and pastel.
Look for Maren on:
Blog and ebooks: experiences with epublishing, writing and illustrating, and children's books.
StarBytes Press for editing and publishing services
LinkedIn: Maren Child
or Contact Me
Here's a brief summary of Maren's skills and recent experience.
Bachelor of Arts, University of New England, 1976
Graduate Diploma in Library and Information Management, University of Canberra, 1998
Accredited Editor (Institute of Professional Editors) 2012
Australian Society of Technical Communicators
Institute of Professional Editors
ACT Writers Centre
Canberra Society of Editors
Recent work experience
Australian Bureau of Statistics (APS5, and acting APS6)
Worked at the ABS since 2008, in various roles - managing and writing content for the Census website, writing online help for Census field staff, business analysis, and logistics and materials management.
Medicare Australia (APS6)
Editor, Business Analyst – 2006 to 2008