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About Tamira

Tamira Butler-Likely, Editor

Dr. Tamira Butler-Likely has over 15 years of experience editing and proofreading written content including fiction, nonfiction, essays, children’s books, academic and scientific papers, and dissertations. Tamira has a PhD in biology and biomedical sciences and is proficient in several style guides including APA, MLA, AMA, and AP, with Chicago Manual of Style being her preferred choice. 

In her free time, Tamira enjoys cooking, reading, and traveling with her family.

Tamira's Fun Facts

Fave candy: Ferrero Rocher

Biggest weakness: chocolate (see above, lol)

Movies you could watch over and over again? The Fifth Element, Shawshank Redemption

Fave way to stay fit: workouts on the FitOn app, dancing

Longest road trip you’ve been on: St. Louis, Missouri to Columbia, South Carolina (747 miles)

If you could live anywhere in the world for a year, where would it be? I would spend one week in every country in Africa.

Best piece of advice you’ve received: Focus more on the solution than the problem.

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