Ashley Kuehl
Ashley Kuehl Editorial

Ashley Kuehl is a seasoned editor and editorial manager with a demonstrated ability to improve content, streamline processes, and lead teams. She is well versed in the entire book publishing process, from proposals to printer proofs, metadata to marketing copy. Ashley holds a BA in English and an MA in international journalism, as well as additional editing courses. Ashley specializes in nonfiction for kids and adults, with an interest in journalistic nonfiction and international connections.

Specialties: editing, product development, editorial and quality oversight, mentoring, educational publishing, children's publishing, curriculum, journalism, research, fact-checking, editorial project management

Editing Services
Developmental editing, Line editing, Proofreading, Substantive
Writing Services
Book proposals and query letters, Nonfiction, Technical and instructional
Other Services
Acquisitions, Author coaching, Editorial project management, Fact-checking, Indexing, Interviewing, Manuscript critique, Publishing, Query, proposal, and/or submission review, Research
kids nonfiction, YA nonfiction, curriculum, science, social studies, pop culture, STEM, literature, English Language Arts, history, biography, how-to, instructional, social-emotional learning
Nonfiction Genres
Autobiography and memoir, Biography, Business, Creative nonfiction, Essay, DIY/how-to, History, Self-help, Textbooks, Travel
Age Levels
Pre-K, Early elementary, Middle grade, Young adult, New adult, Adult
End Products
books, curriculum, articles
Style Manuals
Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS)
Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Other Memberships
Minnesota Book Publishers’ Roundtable