Our Team

Meet the dedicated folks that make the RedRocketResume magic happen.

Whether you’re updating and polishing an existing resume or building a new resume from scratch, we have a big, fat toolbox of strategies to make your resume shine. We know how to optimize for keyword searches and automated Applicant Tracking Systems.

But just as important, we understand that a resume is a highly personal document. We take the time to uncover your key strengths, career goals, talents, and style. We wrap it all up to create a resume that will get results.

Angela Ashurst-McGee

President & Founder, Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)  |  angela@redrocketresume.com

In the last 15 years, Angela has written resumes for everyone from blue collar workers and new grads to Fortune 500 executives and entrepreneurs. Some of her favorite clients have been the world expert on international supply chain for sausage casings, the engineer who figured out the solenoid valve that made the Coca-Cola Freestyle machine possible, and a former Baltimore cop who was actually cast as an extra on The Wire.

Angela manages everything from partnerships to Rocket Writer training to customer relations to keep RedRocketResume flying and to bring career clarity to more people every day.

Meg Thunell

Executive Resume Writer  |  Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) |  Certified Rocket Writer  meg@redrocketresume.com

With background in Communications and Public Relations, Meg is a specialist in personal branding. Meg leverages her skill in writing engaging, detailed copy for a variety of platforms to create resumes and LinkedIn profiles that match her clients’ career goals and make each one a unique, can’t-miss applicant.

Resume specialties:

Executive- and director-level resumes in IT, Accounting, Operations, Banking, Education, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Sales, Real Estate, Supply Chain, Facilities Management, Entrepreneurs, Start-ups, Project Management, Law Enforcement, Business Development, International Business; career re-entry

From Meg’s clients:

Meg created a wonderful resume for me, a matching cover letter and totally overhauled my LinkedIn profile. She made me consider and articulate my career more thoroughly than I had before. I was extremely impressed that she nailed my career in her first draft and her turnaround time was outstanding. In the week AFTER I uploaded the LinkedIn profile Meg created for me, my appearances in searches, etc. increased 440%. That is a phenomenal metric.

“Meg did a superb job distilling my work experience into a very professional-looking resume. She asks thoughtful questions and is a careful listener. Best of all, she is very timely in responses and delivering the final product.”

Meg asked all the right questions and was able to accurately capture the essence of my professional work experience and intermingle my personality profile to create a unique final product! I have already recommended Meg to several others! “

 

Brooke Nelson

Executive Resume Writer  |  Certified Rocket Writer  brooke@redrocketresume.com

Brooke is a practicing attorney with an eye for focused content that cuts straight to the heart of a candidate’s skills and accomplishments. Prior to law school, Brooke worked as a journalist, developing an understanding of the importance of persuasive storytelling. She loves putting her interview and (very mild) cross-examination skills to use in client interviews, then building resumes that allow the personality and talents of job seekers to shine through.

Resume specialties:

Executive- and director-level resumes in Legal, Retail, Grocery, Supply Chain, Marketing, Journalism; careers in transition; academic CVs

From Brooke’s clients:

“Thank you so much! I’m excited about my new resume, cover letter, and profile. They all look great! My interview went well last week! They liked what they saw and said they will be contacting me this week. Thank you for your expertise and helping me get on the right track!”

“I am so happy and satisfied working with you, Brooke. You have been so helpful and showed remarkable patience working with me. Now I have the best CV, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile in the world.”

 

Britt Mitchell

Executive Resume Writer  |  Certified Rocket Writer  |  britt@redrocketresume.com

Britt has always had a passion for writing, whether novels, book reviews, or academic papers. Her experience in academia gives her an appreciation for the power of a carefully-crafted, brand-establishing resume in launching (or relaunching) a career. With background in the arts, international politics, and civil service, she specializes in honing federal government resumes and giving academic CVs a spring cleaning. She also loves talking with professionals from outside her fields of expertise and learning more about all the fascinating jobs that make the world go ’round.

Resume Specialties:

Federal Government, Academic CVs, International Business, Nonprofit, NGO, Performing Arts, Social Work, launching and relaunching careers after caregiving

From Britt’s clients:

“Britt did a wonderful job and was such a delight to work with. She did such a good job my fiancé has a bit of resume envy.”

“I’m really happy with the final results of both resumes and the cover letter. The networking event I went to yesterday went really well and I received a soft offer for a great job last night as a result! Thank you for your hard work.”

“The resume is fantastic . . . I’ll make sure to recommend you to ALL of my colleagues. I appreciate your patience and support.”

Brittany Warnock

Certified Rocket Writer  |  brittany@redrocketresume.com

Brittany is a writer at heart, with more than 10 years of professional experience in content and digital marketing across several industries, including tech, nonprofit, and healthcare. She uses her wordsmithing skills to break through resume clutter and effectively showcase what makes each client shine. She enjoys talking to professionals with diverse backgrounds and helping them create the tools they need to progress in their careers.

Resume Specialties:

Tech, Business Operations, Sales, Project Management, Marketing & Communications, Healthcare, Nonprofit, Web Development

From Brittany’s clients:

“Your personality and willingness to pull out the information you needed made this process a lot more pleasant than usual. I look forward to working with you. Again, thank you!”

“In the 6 weeks I’ve been applying and interviewing for my next job, I’ve been interviewing consistently and almost uniformly the hiring manager comments on the quality of my resume. I have a 4th (!) interview on Friday and was told to fully anticipate an offer afterward. Your write up of my career made it clear that I have a number of very strong skills they need in their organization.”

 

Jenny Pate

Executive Resume Writer  |  Certified Rocket Writer  |  jenny@redrocketresume.com

Jenny has spent 10 years as an engineer and business developer in the energy industry.  She has worked on the design of LNG plants, negotiated commodity contracts, implemented multi-million dollar systems projects, and managed a $1B/year natural gas portfolio. Along the way, she has screened and recruited hundreds of candidates each year to fill company needs.  Jenny’s experience working and recruiting in corporate America gives her an ability to craft resumes that catch a recruiter’s eye and maintain a manager’s interest.  Jenny enjoys helping candidates realize their core skills, highlight their strengths, and focus their message to land the right opportunity.

Resume Specialties:

Engineering, Tech, Sales, Marketing, Commercial Development, Business, Energy, Mining, Project Management, Manufacturing

Andrea Rice

Certified Rocket Writer  |  andrea@redrocketresume.com

Andrea is a technical writer and RFP specialist who has worked in the tech industry for the last 10 years. As a technical writer, she has been trained to present the most important information in the clearest way possible. She cares deeply about helping people improve their career prospects, whether they’re just starting out in their field, changing careers, or looking to take the next step up.

Resume Specialties:

Communications, Sales, Marketing, Engineering, Healthcare, Instructional Design, Technical Writing, Start-ups, Nonprofit, Government

From Andrea’s clients:

At first glance, all I can say is WOW (in a good way).”

“Thank you again for this amazing resume!”

“Thanks for your help! I got the interview!”

 

Allison Miles

Certified Rocket Writer  |  allison@redrocketresume.com

With an innate love for language, Allison earned a bachelor’s degree in Linguistics (with training in Japanese and Spanish) and a minor in Editing, followed by a JD. As an attorney, Allison gained experience across divorce mediations, academic writing, real estate advertising, commercial litigation, college advising, cottage industries, and blogging. As a resume writer, Allison connects all these experiences to craft documents that showcase each client’s unique skills.

Resume Specialties:

Tech, Medical, Healthcare, Law, Marketing / Digital Marketing, Real Estate, Higher Education, Digital Media, Social Work, Consulting

Rocket Writer Training Academy

We are super picky about the people we entrust to deliver RedRocketResume’s signature quality and service. Our writers are smart, collaborative, and insightful with strong foundations in industry and professional writing.

Each writer completes an intensive training process developed based on years of resume expertise and partnerships with real-world career coaches and recruiters. Training modules cover tools and strategies for every career level, as well as deep analysis of the purpose of resumes within career development. Then each writer completes 25+ hours of one-on-one shadowing and coaching, plus ongoing expert feedback. 

★ Resumes for ATS
★ LinkedIn strategy
★ Resume formatting & design
★ Effective bullet points
★ The focused resume
★ Job search strategy

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