Kimberly Rinker is an Ohio State University graduate with a B.A. in Journalism. She is a 2007 Hervey Award winner, a 2006 Charlie Silver Award winner and a 2004 Hervey Award runner-up for excellence in magazine writing.
With over 30 years of journalistic experience, Kimberly can provide quality work at reasonable rates, including: feature writing & photography, non-fiction books, press releases, brochures, journals, ghost writing, web design, hosting & managing.
Kimberly is also an avid horsewoman, who has competed in the hunter jumper, dressage, eventing and competitive trail riding ranks. She is a USTA-licensed trainer-driver of Standardbred racehorses who represented the United States in the 1995 International Drivers Competition in Moscow, Russia. She trains a stable of racehorses in Chicago, holds an 4-H & Open Horse Show Judges License, and is a member of the following organizations:
Association of Women Journalists-Chicago Association of Writers & Writer's Programs
Brookfield Zoo Chi Omega Chicago Southwest Alumnae
Illinois Harness Horsemen's Association National Turf Writers Association
Silent Film Society of Chicago Society of Professional Journalists
United States Harness Writers Association United States Trotting Association