Technical Publication Associates, Inc.

Technical Communication Services


Technical Writing Support


Phone: 309-263-8792

Fax: 309-263-8777





Layout and design electronic documents in English to use as a source for future multi-lingual documents for publishing on the Web.

Format guide books according to customer’s mark-up and set document up for printing on paper.

Reconfigure engineer drawings into user friendly artwork to be used in operation guides.



I have worked in many areas of the graphic arts field since 1992. A few of my major responsibilities have been:

Creating and maintaining large amounts of electronic technical information.

Laying out and designing electronic documents.

Managing the writing, creating, and storing graphics (at one time I maintained over 1000 pages of text and 3000 graphics).

Creating multi-lingual typesetting (over 20 non-English languages) of documents that follow the English layout.

Designing artwork from engineering drawings for control and instrument panels.

Recreating customer artwork for marketing materials.


Over 10 years experience:

Adobe InDesign



Quark Express



1990 to 1992, Illinois State University, Normal, IL; B.S. in Industrial Technology/Graphic Arts

1988 to 1990, Illinois Central College, East Peoria, IL; A.S in Art



I enjoy watching various sporting events that my children are a part of. I also like help with many school and church activities.