Christi McGuire, freelance editor, writer, and consultant, has been in the Christian publishing industry for sixteen years. She has published more than one hundred magazine articles and dozens of children’s devotionals and curriculum. Currently, her primary focus is partnering with authors in the creative process to polish their nonfiction book manuscripts and help them navigate the path to publishing through her company CM Creative Consulting LLC.
She has had the honor of working with notable authors, such as New York Times bestselling author Rachel Macy Stafford, multi-published author Cheri Gregory, debut author Kelly Balarie, and pastors Dr. Craig L. Oliver, Sr. and Dr. Bill Bennett and Josh Franklin, as well as publishers such as Rainer Publishing and LifeWay Christian Resources.
Christi is a co-owner of the Christian Editor Network LLC, is the Director for the Christian Editor Connection, an organization that connects writers with freelance editors, and is also the Director of The PEN Institute, an online educational institute for Christian editors, as well as a member of the Editorial Freelance Association (EFA). She is also on the teaching faculty for PENCON, the only convention for Christian editors in the industry.
Along with two friends and coauthors, Christi released her first book in January 2017. When’s It My Turn? is a collection of short stories about motherhood. Visit the website for more information and a link to buy: www.WhensItMyTurn.com.
Christi enjoys working and playing along the sandy beaches of the Gulf Coast in Florida with her husband, Matt, and their two daughters.