Carol Polakowski, a senior editor of SWE Magazine, joined the Society in 2007. Her experience as an editor, copy editor, and proofreader covers a spectrum that includes roles with a daily metropolitan newspaper, a nonprofit for scientists and engineers, a news wire service, a medical publisher and an advertising firm. Carol holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism, with an English minor, from Kent State University. She received her degree at age 40 after a 20-year career as a secretary/administrative assistant.
Fun facts about Carol
Outside of work, I enjoy reading, writing, running, and spending time with family and friends. Oh, and thinking of excuses when friends ask me to proofread something.