Turner Canty – Project Coordinator
Turner Canty comes to i.e. after many years as an editor at Omnidawn Publishing of Oakland California, and as the front counter manager at Feel Good Bakery in Alameda California. The common focus of these experiences was problem solving and coordination with clients, vendors, and colleagues, often on a one-on-one basis.
During his time at Omnidawn publishing, Turner helped oversee the launch of Omniverse.us, an online literary magazine. Through Omniverse and other outlets, Turner authored book reviews, interviews, and helped with news features and website management. As editor, Turner helped manage and evaluate the large amount of submissions Omnidawn received for book contests, as well as select manuscripts for publication.
While working at Feel Good Bakery, Turner established new protocols for conflict mediation, customer service standards, and composting practices. He also researched and contracted with new vendors to improve the sustainability and quality of goods at the bakery.
Turner has a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature and History from the University of Montana.