Ryan Champlin


Professional writer with more than fourteen years experience in research, document design, technical and creative content, editing, and publication; Seven years experience in administrative and project management; Five years experience in database cleanup and management; Two years experience in visioning, goal-oriented planning, program funding and implementation, and evaluation; One year experience in adult education and instruction.


Editing Research Technical Writing
Project/Program Management Presentations Database Management
Group Facilitation Visioning & Planning Basic Website & Marketing
Advanced Microsoft Office Adult Instruction Program Evaluation


  • Wrote successful grant applications for more than $7 million.
  • Contributed to book chapter in Handbook of Obesity about how urban design affects health.


Editor/Layout ~ The Local Pages, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Edit and standardize databases; format 100 to 400 page directories for final editing and publication.
  • Proof spelling, content, and design of listings and artwork for more than 100 phone directories.
  • Worked with customers and graphic designers to produce superior advertisements.

Freelance Writer ~ Self-Employed, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Currently producing insurance e-books; one is ready for publication and two are in editing.

Research Assistant / Adjunct Instructor ~ University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Contributed to book chapter inHandbook of Obesity about how urban design affects health.
  • Assistance with research design, database management, data analysis, and publications.

Planner ~ Community Action Committee, Bethlehem, PA

  • Wrote successful grant applications for more than $7 million.
  • Created, planned, managed, and evaluated a variety of community development programs.
  • Collected and analyzed local bank lending data and produced reports for community.

Office Manager / Program Coordinator ~ Lutheran Campus Ministry, Flagstaff, AZ

  • Managed all office duties; planned student events; tracked finances; delivered outreach presentations.


M.S. Social Policy ~ University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

B.S. Psychology ~ Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ