About Ginny Smith

Ginny Smith Seattle writer

Career highlights

Ginny’s background includes 10+ years of experience in the health care industry. She was a senior writer for Kaiser Permanente, writing and editing B2C and B2B feature articles and success stories, newsletters, blog posts, website copy and sales brochures. She has also freelanced for national online health publications. She is currently a freelance communications specialist for a large charitable trust and is writing human interest feature articles for an online publication in her community.

She is a skilled thought partner who asks perceptive questions and offers suggestions that help hone each project’s strategy and direction. She has a special talent for explaining complex topics in clear, engaging ways, and for collaborating with large teams to produce on-brand, effective materials.

Ginny is a self-starter who works well independently and consistently meets deadlines. She is detail oriented and professional.

Other experience Ginny brings to the table includes working as a marketing specialist for a large architecture and interior design firm, and as associate editor/writer/photographer/distribution manager for a business magazine. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from California State University Chico.


Ginny has been a public relations consultant for a nonprofit that empowers cancer survivors. A dog walker for an animal shelter. A hospice volunteer. And she’s currently a website writer/editor for a dog rescue organization.

About writer Ginny Smith
Ginny Smith volunteering

Dogs and the great outdoors

In her free time, Ginny enjoys doting on her dogs, hiking in the mountains, leaping into ice-cold lakes, kayaking and attempting to grow dahlias.