Jerry Ruff—Writing, Editorial and Publishing Services


Professional History

Professional History

I am an experienced writer, editor, content developer, acquisitions director, editorial manager, composition and creative writing instructor. A publishing professional for 35 years, I have an outstanding record of creating, refining, and delivering content that is targeted, engaging, accurate, and a pleasure to read.

■ Managing Editor and Content Creator, Springtide Research Institute
■ Senior Editor and Writer, Saint Mary's Press
■ Editorial and Acquisitions Director, Anselm Academic Publishing
■ Managing Editor and Editorial Group Manager, Capstone Publishing
■ Managing Editor, Times Review weekly newspaper
■ College Instructor (English, Composition, Creative Writing)

Writing portfolio:
■ Award-winning journalism
■ Critically recognized children's books
■ Copywriting
■ Instructional aids (teacher guides, etc.)
■ Blogging

Additional professional training and experience:
■ User experience
■ Nonprofit leadership
■ Entrepreneurship
■ Storytelling/writing
■ Certified K-12 educator


How can I help you?

Do you have unmet writing, editing, editorial development or other publishing needs? Please contact me using the form provided on this website, or simply email me at or call 608-304-6330.