Making it Easier to Find Skillful Black Freelance Editors
Created with focus on quality, communication, transparency, honesty, exceptional service, and professionalism
Finding the right editor doesn't have to be that hard. The editors featured in our directory are all experts at what they do and have 100+ collective years of experience between them.
We receive dozens of applications each year and select only those who meet and share our standards of excellence. The Black Editors & Proofreaders Directory aims to be the #1 source for writers seeking editors who can help them achieve, not hinder, their goals.
To bring peace of mind and ease to writers, business and website owners, bloggers, grad students, and others in finding skilled editorial freelance professionals to achieve the quality results they desire
We strive to empower the community by connecting them with reliable services providers who can deliver exemplary performance and exceptional results.
Founder | Author | Editor | Freelance Editor Coach
Black Editors & Proofreaders was founded by Tia Ross, an award-winning editor, writer, and freelance editor coach.
Ross started her career editing for military recruiters and lawyers. Today, she’s the owner of multiple companies, including WordWiser Ink Editorial Services, Black Writers Collective, Black Editors Network, and Boss Events & Travel.
Tia is an active mentor with The Young Writer’s Initiative and Professional Editors Network. She’s the conference planning consultant for the Editorial Freelancers Association. And she’s the author of the forthcoming book, So You Want to Be an Editor…But Can You Edit?