Hello, my name is Alison Gilmore


I am a professional editor with over 30 years’ experience in academic writing. While my field is education, I have worked across a wide range of disciplines.

I specialise in editing academic and non-fiction documents, including the writing for writers who have English as a second language (ESL).

What I can offer

Benefits for you


Clarity, conciseness and accuracy

Rigorous and supportive editorial guidance

Contact me to discuss your editing needs

Email me at alisongilmorenz@gmail.com, ring me on +64 21 155 1505, or use the contact form.

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See what clients have said...

Alison is an innovative editor, who brings to the role strong analytical skills and a sharp eye for detail. ... her academic background makes her an especially effective editor of academic journal papers and books ... Senior Editor

Alison’s work was professional, timely and of high quality. She was also a pleasure to work with. Senior Academic

My work with Alison was fully satisfactory. … she got deeply involved with my writing in a way that was evident in her recommendations. ... She helped me deal with the use of Spanish and Māori in the thesis, in ways that were both respectful of the content and clear for the reader. ESL PhD Candidate

Always collegial … considerable empathy & understanding of the anxieties of a first-time writer First time book author