Ongoing / Recent Clients


BNP Media - Regular articles for three industry-focused titles of this trade publisher: Dairy Foods, Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery, and Security magazine.

Illinois Bar Journal - Cover stories and longer features for the Illinois State Bar Association's monthly magazine.

Meatingplace magazine - The "Food Focus" section in this monthly covering the meat and poultry industry as well as occasional other features and white papers. Recently have begun contribution to Analogue Dish, an e-newsletter covering plant-based and cell-cultured proteins.

Illinois Medicine - Contract managing editor of the University of Illinois College of Medicine tri-quarterly alumni-donor publication (dating to 2010).

Community College Journal/Daily - Numerous features for the official publication and website of the American Association of Community Colleges.

Chicago Community Land Trust - Writer/editor for the homeowner e-newsletter of this quasi-governmental agency.

Path-to-Purchase Marketing - Articles for this monthly publication about in-store marketing, ranging from news items, to feature articles, to white papers that appear within the publication.

Wisconsin Lawyer - Periodic assignments for the State Bar of Wisconsin monthly magazine.

Chicago Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights - Currently (as of November 2019) helping to write and otherwise put together a biannual report/50th anniversary document for this venerable civil rights legal organization.


  • Pennsylvania Physician magazine
  • ABA Journal
  • Modern Healthcare
  • Legal Management
  • Industry Dive
  • YGS Group
  • Harris School of Public Policy
  • Northwestern Medicine magazine/Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Northwestern Law Reporter (NU School of Law)
  • University of Chicago Institute for Translational Medicine
  • University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • The Progressive magazine
  • National Partnership for New Americans
  • Bellas & Wachowski law offices
  • Leading Lawyers (Law Bulletin Media)



  • Youth Today/Juvenile Justice Information Exchange
  • District Administration
  • Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity
  • Catalyst: Voices of Chicago School Reform
  • The Chicago Tribune
  • ACES Too High
  • Fierce Retail
  • Evanston magazine
  • WWD


  • LISC/Chicago
  • Pew Center on the States
  • Urban Land Institute
  • National People's Action
  • Safer Foundation
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)
  • Imagine Science/Bolster Mission


  • University of Chicago School of Law
  • Inquiry magazine/School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern
  • Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern
  • Northwestern University Office of Research
  • Medill School of Journalism/Northwestern
  • School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
  • Center for Civic Engagement, University of Chicago
  • University of California-Davis Medical Center

Public Sector

  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Department of Children and Youth Services, City of Chicago


  • Valerie Denney Communications
  • Think Inc.
  • Mobium