Amanda Baillie - Freelance Writer
Amanda Baillie is a freelance writer based in Sierra Vista, AZ. An experienced news reporter and newspaper editor, she currently specializes in feature writing, as well as helping businesses and non-profits with marketing materials, such as website content, newsletters, press releases, newspaper article submissions etc...
Her current clients include the Sierra Vista Herald, Sierra Vista Food Co-op, The Cochise Water Project, City of Sierra Vista, Wellness Connections and SSVEC.
She is the editor and writer for the Sierra Vista Herald's quarterly women's magazine Vitality, is one of the hosts of The Friday Report community radio show, and writes a blog to promote local attractions, events, restaurants, wineries and more at www.GallivantingGirl.com
Amanda has lived in Sierra Vista since 2004 and has an in-depth knowledge of the local community. She was the Executive Director of the Sierra Vista Area Chamber of Commerce from June 2011 to Dec 2013 and the Project Manager for the Sierra Vista Food Co-op, from July 2009 until its successful opening in April 2011. She was also the Chamber's Communications Director and a reporter for the Sierra Vista Herald. She was previously a news reporter and editor in her native Wales, UK, and British Forces Germany for 14 years.