Alexandra Beckstett

Degree and Year: 
BA 2008
Professional Title: 
Managing Editor
The Horse Media Group

Professional Background: 
Assistant Editor, Eclipse Press. Freelance writer and editor for a variety of equestrian publications.

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
Duke instilled in me strong writing skills, work ethic, and an attention to detail that has been the foundation of my job as an editor. Today I have the same high standards and expectations of the work I produce that Duke has of its English students!