Directory of PNW Indexers

The following is an alphabetical roster of members of the Pacific Northwest Chapter who have chosen to be listed in our Directory of Indexers.

This Directory is a self-selected listing of indexers who are members of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the American Society for Indexing and are willing to be contacted regarding freelance indexing projects. The PNW Chapter encourages each publisher or author to discuss projects with indexers and confirm appropriate qualifications.

Members of PNW/ASI wishing to be included in the Directory should visit the Directory Application page. Members who have a question or request about their entry can send a message to webmaster@pnwasi.org.

Dr. C. Riley Auge
Courage to Enlighten, PLLC
1879 Tamarack Ln
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
406-249-5851
crauge@couragetoenlighten.com
Website: www.couragetoenlighten.com
Areas of expertise: Anthropology, Archaeology, Cultural Studies, Education, Folklore and Fairy Tales, Gender Studies, History, Religion, Scholarly books, Social Sciences

Colleen Berry
The Editing Doctor
816 12th St NE
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
701-610-6783
theeditingdr9@gmail.com
Website: http://www.theeditingdr9.com
Areas of expertise: Asian Studies, Chinese language, Chinese Studies, Film Studies, History, Japanese language, Japanese Studies, Literature, Political Science, Sociology

Amber DeDerick
Lodestar Indexing
PO Box 7904
Bonney Lake, WA 98391
253-281-6270
lodestarindexing@gmail.com
Website: https://lodestarindexing.com/
Areas of expertise: Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, History, LGBTQ+ Studies, Women’s Studies

Pamela Erwin
Erwin Indexing & Publications
Corvallis, OR 97330
541-735-4262
pamela.er11@gmail.com
Areas of Expertise: Biography, Business, Commerce and Law, Environmental Studies, Agriculture, Public Administration, Medicine, Health Sciences, Political and Social Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Women’s Studies

Lisa Fedorak
Fedorak Indexing Services
Vancouver, BC
Canada
info@fedorakindexing.com
Website: www.fedorakindexing.com
Areas of Expertise: Business, Cultural Studies, Embedded Indexing (Word) , Humanities, Literature, Material Culture, Museology, Musicology, Scholarly indexing, Visual Arts

Nancy Gerth
Nancy Gerth, Back-of-Book Indexer

Sagle, Idaho 83860
208-304-9066
docnangee@nancygerth.com
Website: http://www.nancygerth.com
Areas of expertise: American History, Black History, Cultural History, Globalization, Immigration, Indigenous Studies, Literature, Philosophy, Post-Modern (Feminism and other), Scholarly books
Past PNW Officer

Linda Herr Hallinger
Herr’s Indexing Service
76-340 Kealoha St.
Kailua Kona, HI 96740
808-365-4348
lindahallinger@gmail.com
Website: www.herrsindexing.com
Areas of expertise: Agriculture, Business, Education, Environment, Gardening and Horticulture, Medicine and Health Sciences, Nursing, Nutrition and Diet, Social Sciences, Veterinary Medicine

Daniel Heila
Best-Ever Edit and Index
Eugene, OR 97402
541-514-0106
contact@besteveredit.com
www.besteveredit.com
Areas of expertise: Agriculture, Art and Art History, Biography, Copyediting Services, Culinary Arts, Food And Beverage, Gardening and Horticulture, Memoir, Music, Performing Arts

Angela Howard
Technical Indexing Services
Fircrest, WA 98466
TechnicalIndexing@gmail.com
Areas of expertise: Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Computer Software and Programming, Education, Embedded Indexing, Health and Wellness, Technology
PNW Officer:  Treasurer, 2018-current

Donald Howes
DH Indexing
414-9880 Manchester Drive
Burnaby, British Columbia, V3N 4R3
Canada
778- 955-8644
dwhowes@shaw.ca
Website: www.dhindexing.ca
Areas of expertise: Anthropology, Archaeology, Biography/Memoirs, Embedded Indexing, History, International Law, Military History, Scholarly books, Trade books, Textbooks

Jessica Kaplan
Westwood Press
PO Box 19326
Portland, OR 97280
(503) 432-8172
info@westwoodpress.com
Website: www.westwoodpress.com
Areas of expertise: Archaeology, Anthropology, Culinary, Environmental Studies, History, Food and Beverage, Memoir, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Spanish Language

Martha Osgood, retired
Back Words Indexing

Eugene, OR 97401
541-913-9070
maroz@comcast.net
PNW Officer 2005-2009
Peer Review founder

Heather Pendley
Pendley’s Pro Editing & Indexing

San Diego, CA USA
760-977-8809
heather@pendleysproediting.com
Website: https://pendleysproediting.com/
Areas of Expertise: Biography, Business, Cookbooks, Education, Embedded Indexing,
Finance, History, Self-Help, Social Sciences, Textbooks

Laurel Rush
Tempo Indexing
Sooke, British Columbia
Canada
778-232-8988
laurelrush1@gmail.com
Website: www.tempoindexing.com
Areas of expertise: Art and Art History, Biography, History, Music, Proofreading,
Scholarly books, Textbooks

Scott Smiley
8906 NE 136th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98682-3059
360-260-5255
scottsmiley@earthlink.net
Areas of expertise: Anthropology, Asian Studies, Business, Education, Environmental Studies,
Latin American Studies, Literary Criticism, Political Science, Queer Studies, Religious Studies
PNW Officer 2005-2010; 2016-2018

Maria Sosnowski
Index Plus
4930 N Princeton St.
Portland, OR 97203
503-286-9788
maria@index-plus.com
Website: www.index-plus.com
Areas of expertise: Business, Children and Families, Education and Teaching, Government, Human Resources, Law and legal materials, Library and Information Science, Social Sciences, Self-Help, Textbooks
PNW Officer: 2008-2009, 2016-2017

Judy Staigmiller
InOrder Freelance Indexing
870 Sanders Ave., Unit B.
Bozeman MT 59718
406-599-9427
judy@inorderindexing.com
Website: www.inorderindexing.com
Areas of expertise: Agriculture, Biography, Cookbooks, Cultural Studies, Gender Studies,
History, Scholarly books, Social Sciences, Travel, Women’s Studies
PNW Officer 2019-current

François Trahan
Sooke, British Columbia
Canada
778-922-3665
info@englishorfrench.com
Website: www.englishorfrench.com
Areas of expertise: Anthropology, Asian Studies, Cultural Studies, Education, Health Sciences, History, Indigenous Peoples, International Relations, Science and Technology, Social Sciences

Carolyn G. Weaver
Weaver Indexing Service
2213 138th Avenue SE
Bellevue, WA 98005
206-930-4348
cgweaver@weaverindexing.com
Website: www.weaverindexing.com
Areas of expertise: Behavioral Sciences, Business, Consumer Health, Dentistry, History, Medicine, Nursing, Political Science, Psychology/Psychiatry, Scholarly books
PNW Officer 2015, 2003-2005, 1996-1998, 2016
Charter Member

Lisa Weaver
Harbor Indexing

Gig Harbor, WA 98335
865-585-6718
lisa@harborindexing.com
Website: www.harborindexing.com
Areas of expertise: BiographyEconomics, Genealogy, History, Military and Naval Science, Performing Arts, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences, Travel

Sam Arnold-Boyd
Cascade Indexing
185 W. 35th Place
Eugene, OR 97405
541-520-2458
cascadeindexing@gmail.com
Website: www.cascadeindexing.biz
Areas of expertise: Biographies, Education, Embedded Indexing, Health and Wellness, History, Psychology, Recreation, Religion and Spirituality, Technology, Travel
PNW Officer 2017-Current