Angela L. Myers
Profile Experienced print and digital editor, highly skilled in news gathering, organization, design,
line and content editing, proofreading and collaborating with others in a fast-paced,
daily deadline-driven environment.
Experience Chicago Sun-Times 1989-2011
Brought attention to stories and columns with award-winning headlines and enhanced
the credibility and respect of the paper by insuring articles were factual, clear, objective
when necessary, grammatically correct and stylistically consistent during stints as:
Assistant city editor
Business page designer/editor
Commentary page designer/editor
Final Markets Edition editor
Health page editor
I also served as a summer intern recruiter, bringing a new generation of talent to the
paper, and contributed as a writer.
Education Howard University Washington, D.C.
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, awarded summa cum laude
Skills Excellent communicator, well-organized multi-tasker with a perfectionist’s eye for detail,
solid knowledge of AP style, experience on Mac and Windows operating systems, cloud
computing content management platforms and InDesign, InCopy, QuarkXpress and