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Online Communications Consultant

homer

I freelance as an online communications consultant and writer, using a mix of technical, creative, and soft skills.

Services I provide:
– Content management (web, mass email, social media)
– Research, editing, & copywriting
– Website setup & maintenance
– Maintenance & upgrades for old/legacy websites
– Data wrangling
– Referrals to other skilled professionals
– Project management

Some of the organizations or projects I’ve been involved with:
Baltimore Efficiency & Economy Foundation
– BaltimoreUrbanAg.org (now lying fallow)
Chesapeake Film Festival
Common Good City Farm
Creative Alliance
Hearthfire Creative
– Maryland Disability Law Center (now called Disability Rights Maryland)
National Electronics Museum
Rising Tide Partners
Ruscombe Mansion Community Health Center
– The Better World Store (now closed, unfortunately)
Tidewater Book Company, LLC
21st Century Radio
Union Square Association
Urban Phoenix Properties


Besides my (infrequent) blog posts and poems, you can find little bits here and there on the internet that are either written by me or related to things I’ve done:
Feminist history social media campaign for Secret Life of Lady Liberty. August-December 2016.
Union Square Newsletter, “Cleaning & Greening,” page 6. June 2016.
Union Square Newsletter, “Growing the Urban Forest,” page 6. May 2016.
Common Good City Farm, “Building the Local Community.” June 2012.
Video from DC Farm to School Week, October 2011.
AllMusic review of the ambient anthology Belly of the Whale (to which I contributed), released June 2006.


Bio
Homer Smith graduated summa cum laude, December 2008, holding a wide variety of odd jobs (from landscaping crew leader to quartet singer) until joining a flagging data processing project with a Midwestern Fortune 500 company, and coordinating it successfully to completion. As an independent consultant, he has helped startups, non-profits, historians, and artists with operations, research, and communications. He volunteers with his community garden and Baltimore City’s Master Gardeners program, and sits on his neighborhood’s board, working to build local community.