Go beyond jargon to the heart of a complex issue.

Susan Guthridge-Gould is a writer/editor with clients in many countries. She has produced flagship reports and a range of advocacy materials from brochures to blog posts for United Nations agencies, hospitals and environmental groups. Her company, Beyond Jargon LLC, provides editorial services to showcase results and craft messages that inspire action and deliver your priorities to donors and decision makers. A team of copy editors is available to speed larger projects, including an environmental law specialist.

  • Master’s degree, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University
  • Worked at UN offices in New York and Geneva and now resides in Stuyvesant, NY
  • Long-term agreements: UNDP Development Writer/Editor Roster, UNDP Independent Evaluation Office, UNFPA copy editor roster

Contact: susan@beyondjargon.com


CLIENTS

United Nations Population Fund
United Nations Development Programme
– Oslo Governance Centre
– Istanbul International Center for Private Sector in Development
– Global Centre for Public Service Excellence
– Independent Evaluation Office
United Nations Children’s Fund
United Nations Development Group
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation
United Nations Volunteers

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Commission on Education and Communication
The Balaton Group
Promundo-Brazil
Health Quest at Vassar Brothers Medical Center
Columbia University Medical Center NewYork–Presbyterian Hospital
Open Society Institute / Soros Foundations
LEAD International
DeWitt Wallace and Lila Wallace–Reader’s Digest Funds
International Labour Organization
World Health Organization