23 Tiplady Road
Salem, N.Y. 12865
Tel.: (518) 854-7867 Cell: (646) 713-8592
2005-present Peter's New York
Maintain website featuring original photographs, news and opinion on
national and local issues.
Jun. 2006 - Dec. 2008
Freelance writer: The Encyclopedia Project (Paragon
House Publishers, St. Paul, Minn.)
Researcher and writer for an online encyclopedia.
Oct. 2002 - 2004
Freelance writer Hudson Valley Region
Wrote for The Citizen, a
monthly magazine based in Red Hook, N.Y. Contributor to
www.AskArt.com, a fine-arts database.
Feb. 2001 - Oct. 2002
Staff writer The Register-Star, Hudson, N.Y.
Full-time reporter for a daily newspaper.
Aug. 1989 - Jul. 1990
Editorial assistant Smithsonian Magazine, Washington, D.C.
Researched and proofread articles, and assisted editors in producing
monthly issues of Smithsonian.
Feb. 1988 - Jun. 1989
Proofreader/copyeditor Ernst & Young,
Jun. - Sep. 1987
Publications, Silver Spgs. Md.
Produced twice-monthly newsletters on economic development and
Jun. 1986 - Jun. 1987
Freelance writer New York, Washington, D.C.
Wrote feature stories and spot news for the New York City Tribune.
Sep. 1982 - Jun.
1986 Editor, staff writer New York City Tribune, New York, N.Y.
Wrote for and edited the business section of a daily newspaper.
January 2010 - present
WSWHE BOCES Fort Edward, N.Y.
Substitute teacher under NYS BOCES for Washington, Saratoga, Warren,
Hamilton and Essex counties.
May 2008 - present
Proprietor, Siberian Coffee Pipeline Co,
Coffee roasting demonstration at local farmers markets, vending of
unroasted and roasted whole bean, and brewed coffee.
Mar. - Jun. 2006
Bridgeport International Academy, Bridgeport,
Worked with four to five students, tutoring history, pre-algebra, ESL
Nov. 2003 - Dec. 2005
The Masters School, Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.
Substitute teaching, math and science
Jan. - Jun. 1993
English teacher/tutor, Tokyo Japan and environs
Taught english as a second language with schools and on a freelance
Document production, administrative
support, teaching, tutoring, writing, reporting, interviewing, editing,
research, photojournalism, and analysis. Working knowledge of MS Office
B.S. Lib. Stud., Excelsior College,
Albany, N.Y. M.R.E. (Cum Laude), Unification Theo. Sem.,