Executive DirectorChelle Honiker began her freelance career in 1999 when she quit her job without a plan and simply figured it out. Now, with over two decades of marketing, business, freelancing and technical expertise she is a skilled project manager and specializes in Sales and Marketing Funnels and Facebook Ads having found the niche that uses both her left and right brain power.
As the Executive Director of the Texas Freelance Association, she manages the day-to-day strategy and loves to speak with groups in person or online about the benefits and extraordinary advantages of the new economy of freelancing.
Encouraging and fostering fellow writers is very important to Jackie. To that end, she’s one of the Municipal Liaisons for NaNoWriMo for the Austin-Central Texas Region and the primary coordinator and workshop teacher for the Write It Already! meetup in Austin.
She holds a BA degree in Creative Writing and an MA in European History from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
During the day she’s a freelance writer and content manager. In her spare time, she’s an herbalist, a certified storm spotter, an amateur photographer, and a homebrewer.