Call Amy at 805-965-5205.
Amy Smith (formerly Matteson) grew up in San Luis Obispo and moved down to Santa Barbara to study English and Professional Writing/Editing as an honors student at UCSB. Now an editor, she’s been an intern, proofreader, copy editor, and copy chief at The Independent. She's also worked in sales, volunteered at the Humane Society, presented her creative writing at academic conferences, and written book reviews for The Indy. When she’s not getting the paper ready for print, she’s enjoying fashion, outdoor fun, running, and freelance editing.