Backstage with Alabama

On the set with Hollywood director Peter Bogdanovich

Kip visits with superstar Alan Jackson

While still in high school, Kip won a writing award from the N.Y. Times.

She's been writing non-stop ever since.

At a glance . . .

Interviewing singer John Anderson

  • A former Billboard bureau chief and editor, Kip has covered every angle of the music scene.
  • Her record and talent reviews showcased new acts and superstars in rock, pop, and country.  Her business overviews were frequently Page One stories.
  • Her articles have appeared in such publications as Animal Fair, Tune In, Hank, Young Woman, Nashvillian, Tower Pulse, Agility Action, BMI, ASCAP, and Songwriters’ Digest.
  • Kip currently freelances for a variety of national publications, including Country Weekly and CMA CloseUp.  
  • Kip is a regular contributor to Clean Run, the top trade magazine for the sport of dog agility, and is also editing two agility books for Clean Run Publications.
  • In 2005, she won a gold medal from the Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA) for a humor article she wrote entitled “Agility Dogs on the Road,” which appeared in Agility Action online.  
  • Kip also writes artist bios and press kits, as well as corporate brochures, flyers, website copy and ads.
  • As a consumer marketing specialist for Jack Daniel's, Kip oversaw all copy for one of the brand's websites and also developed the response library for worldwide consumer queries.