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Amy Wolkenhauer is a full-time freelance writer and has been writing professionally since 2014, specializing in grant proposal and writing. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English/Creative Writing from Seattle University and a Bachelor of Arts in Sustainability from Oregon State University and has continued her post-baccalaureate studies in technical writing, grant writing, environmental science and policy, nonprofit management, and even canine fitness.
Amy has demonstrated a long history of working for non-profit organizations whose focus is animals, children, the environment, sustainability, and green living.
Funeral planning and logistics
Amy worked as a funeral attendant and removal technician at Flinthoff's Funeral Home in Issaquah, Washington for six years.
Creative writing and journalism
Amy's English/Creative Writing and Sustainability degrees complement each other by connecting strong reading, writing, and communication skills within economic, environmental, and social pillars.
Her work and life experiences are broad, including micro- and macro-thinking with a detailed understanding of the funeral industry from an insider's perspective, enabling her to be an authentic communicator for end-of-life planning, relying on both observation and analytic research to provide factual information.
Articles by Amy Wolkenhauer (177)
Discover over 60 ideas for headstone quotes and sayings for your mother, father, children, friend... Continue reading
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Discover religious sympathy quotes you can share, read, and reflect on, including quotes for loss... Continue reading
Losing a beloved pet can be difficult - here's how to write a pet sympathy card and some ideas to... Continue reading
Learn how to offer condolences to a Jewish loved one with messages that respect and honor Jewish ... Continue reading
Discover the best documentaries about death and loss, including international, sad, hopeful, and ... Continue reading
Discover the best movies about dealing with breast cancer, including uplifting, sad, and funny se... Continue reading
Discover the best Josh Groban songs for a funeral. including selections from his self-titled albu... Continue reading