Shealah (Shay-la) Stratton is the owner of A Good Editor, and provides quality editorial services to clients around the world from her office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Before starting her own business, she worked as an academic editor and webmaster for a copy editing company, correcting manuscripts for academic and non-fiction authors and publishers.
Shealah had a diverse academic career, with an M.A. in Medieval History from the University of Toronto, a B.A. (Hons.) in History and English Literature from Trent University, and publishing courses from the Chang School at Ryerson University. She continues to take professional development courses from Editors Canada and Ladies Learning Code.
She has volunteered for the Disabled Sailing Association of Ontario (DSAO), and as a researcher for Editors Canada. When she’s not editing, she loves playing with her son, reading, collecting manga and graphic novels, watching Japanese films, and exploring the city.