Specialties: Public relations, writing, editing, content
Geri Koeppel is a freelance writer and editor who has worked in the media and in media relations in Phoenix and San Francisco for more than two decades. She owned and operated a hyperlocal news website in San Francisco and worked on staff at the Arizona Republic, East Valley Tribune, and Hoodline in San Francisco.
Throughout her career, Geri has reported on an extensive range of topics and beats including food and drink, events, small business, community news, politics, development, and more, and she has done extensive copy editing, making her a jack-of-all-trades able to easily craft and edit content on nearly any subject. For a time, she was a self-employed public relations consultant, and her deep well of experience in the media has made her an expert at landing consistent coverage for clients.
Geri has a B.A. in journalism and M.A. in communications from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. She is a novice tennis player, occasional birder, insatiable reader, passionate cook, and seasoned traveler, having visited 15 countries to date.