Amber Adamson

Amber Adamson
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  • Writing for Media Markets

  • Editing

  • Reporting/Writing for Media

  • Advanced Reporting and Writing


  • Bachelor's Degree from Baylor University

  • Master's Degree from Baylor University

Year Started at Baylor

  • 2013


I have enjoyed freelance writing for various publications, including:

  • Waco Health & Wellness Magazine, currently the editor

  • Academic Partnerships, freelance writer of search engine optimized articles

  • Waco Today Magazine, freelance writer

I have worked in nonprofit fundraising, marketing and writing positions:

  • Baylor University Center for Professional Selling, Corporate Relations

  • Baylor University Development, Assistant Director of Foundation and Corporate Development/Development Communications

  • American Heart Association, Corporate Market Director

  • Wesley Woods Alzheimer’s Care Center, Marketing Coordinator

  • United Way of Waco-McLennan County, Campaign Coordinator


  • Adamson, A. (2014). The Last Alarm: First Responders’ Stories of the West Explosion. CBM Publishing.

Hobbies & Interests

  • Spending time with my husband, Alex, and my daughter, Alexis

  • Watching classic movies with my mother

  • Buying too many used books and trying to find time to read them all

  • Worshiping and serving at First Baptist Church Waco

  • Sponsoring CHIS service sorority at Baylor

Favorite thing about teaching

  • The side-by-side process of working with a student on their writing.

Favorite thing about Baylor

  • That, as faculty, can share our faith with our students.