Brette Sember B.A., J.D., is an experienced author, freelancer, ghostwriter, book coach, editor, blogger, indexer, content provider, social media specialist, consultant and editor. She writes often about food, travel, travel shopping, parenting, divorce, business, law, books, lifestyle, pregnancy, health, education, learning skills, women’s and family issues, adoption, reproductive technology, finance, writing, children’s books, senior issues, entertainment, and more. She is the author of more than 40 books and many ebooks. She also writes essays and humor.
As a ghostwriter, book coach, and developmental editor, Brette has worked on a wide variety of projects and topics including project management, college textbooks, test-taking skills, self-tutoring, adoption, business, virtual assistants, conversation starters, and many more. As an indexer and copyeditor, she has worked on over 300 titles.
Brette handles social media for several national food companies, managing all of their social media interaction and posting and actively engaging with their customers, both B2C and B2B. She works closely with graphic designers and company strategists to convey the companies’ messages. She also writes blogs and white papers in this industry.
Her freelance clients include Paste Food, The Mid, Woman’s Day, Reel Life with Jane, GoGirlfriend, and more.
Brette has provided online content to many, many sites including Adaptu.com, Avvo Stories, CompletelyYou.com, Office.com, eHow.com, Lawyers.com, MyCounsel.com, DoOver.com, ShortSellRecovery.com, Legal Zoom as well as for content providers like The Rainmaker Institute. For many years she wrote about parenting after divorce for MommaSaid.net and is an expert for Pregnancy.org and WomansDivorce.com. She is a contributor for the travel sites GoGirlfriend.com and MyItchyTravelFeet.com. Brette’s personal essays have appeared on Woman’s Day, Scary Mommy and other sites and also frequently writes humor lists.
Brette’s articles have appeared in over 160 print publications including American Baby, ePregnancy Magazine, Pregnancy, Child, Writer’s Digest, Personal Journaling, Home Business Journal, Mary Engelbreit’s Leading the Artful Life, Divorce Magazine, New York Law Journal, Conceive, Fit Pregnancy, Every Baby, and many regional publications. She was a columnist for four different regional parenting magazines and was a staff writer for several web sites. She frequently reviews books for BlueInk.com.
She is the recipient of a Mothers at Home Media Award, a Bronze Award from the Parenting Publications of America for a special series, and one of her books was a Ben Franklin Award finalist.
She has had the pleasure of consulting on a television pilot and a plus-size clothing line, and accepts book proposal consulting clients. She has taught classes about finance and writing. She has taken interior design classes and is passionate about home design.
She is a member of ASJA (American Society of Journalists and Authors), EFA (The Editorial Freelancers Association), ASI (The American Society for Indexing), SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators), IFWTWA (International Food and Wine Travel Writers Association), NATJA (North America Travel Writers Association), IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals) and AFW (Association of Food Journalists).