As a student of English literature and editing at Brigham Young University, I write and edit online content for advertising companies, articles and essays for student journals, and personal and family histories for friends and family members.

Contact Information

Heather Higgs Randall

Customized Résumé


Bachelor of Arts at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah

  • Received 3.95 GPA
  • Matriculated August 2012–August 2017
  • Received Honors Degree
  • Earned full-tuition, academic-based scholarship (6 semesters)
  • Gained membership in Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society

Editing Classes Taken

  • Grammar of the English Language
  • Copyediting
  • Substantive Editing
  • Print Design

Editing and Writing Experience

Writer and Editor, February 2016–November 2016

Envision Solutions Marketing, Layton, Utah

  • Ensured clarity and concision by editing for a global audience
  • Learned HTML coding and used it to maintain several websites on a monthly basis
  • Created a professional style for all company documentation
  • Corrected errors made in previous documentation

Student Editor, February 2016–December 2016

Criterion, Schwa, Provo, Utah

  • Collaborated with senior editors to compile and edit articles for biannual journal
  • Expanded copyediting knowledge by working with an experienced student editor

University Entrance Application Editor, August 2016–Present

Self-Employed, Midvale, Utah

  • Edited and revised applications to medical and dental schools and undergraduate and graduate programs
  • Communicated to authors on a regular basis for improvement of usage, grammar, coherence, and appropriateness
  • Aided authors by giving them encouraging, patient feedback

Additional Work Experience

Bookkeeper, Tax Preparer, January 2015–Present

Higgs CPAs, Midvale, Utah

  • Utilized various computer programs to input tax and bookkeeping data
  • Corresponded with clients via phone and email to solve problems
  • Compiled monthly bookkeeping projects by organizing and preparing monthly registers in accordance with deadlines

Office Organizer, August 2011–August 2012

Mortgage Compliance Advisors, Murray, Utah

  • Prepared, transferred, and integrated client information to a new master program
  • Created a system of organization for past years of paperwork, resulting in a clean and more manageable office environment

Volunteer Experience

Official Representative, May 2013–November 2014

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ventura, California

  • Planned and presented well-organized, unique lessons
  • Communicated in the Spanish language
  • Interpreted and translated from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English
  • Trained and facilitated new missionaries

Teacher for Young Children, January 2016–Present

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Midvale, Utah

  • Prepared weekly lessons
  • Taught lessons and songs to children ages three to twelve

Skills and Interests

Computer Programs

  • Advanced skills: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Basic skills: WordPress, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop


  • Copyediting and substantive editing
  • Project management, team collaboration, one-on-one communication with editors and authors


  • Fluent in Spanish