Final Draft Editing
                                  & Copy Writing

The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter - it's the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.

~Mark Twain


Final Draft Editing & Copy Writing Owner and President, Susan Finch earned a master's degree in Public Affairs from the University of Oregon and completed her TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) certification at Concordia University. She has more than 20 years of experience as an information and outreach specialist working for public agencies (a northwest Indian tribe, a regional planning agency, and a county public works department) where she wrote and edited web content, informational publications, press releases, professional and technical reports, speeches, and more.

Susan's current and former clients include: social scientists, personal chefs, musicians, remodeling contractors, a housecleaning company, civic and social organizations, teachers, students, job seekers, college applicants, academicians, massage therapists, attorneys, church groups, life coaches, interior designers, and public involvement professionals, to list just some.

Susan lives in a charming, historic Portland, Oregon neighborhood with her high school age son, a big ol' yellow dog, and a fat, persnickety cat. With her daughter away at college, she is hurtling toward an empty nest and fills her increasing free time with growing her business, reading, learning Spanish, hiking, social gatherings, and travel whenever possible.