• 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.

Interviewing singer John Anderson

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 . . .

On the set with Hollywood director Peter Bogdanovich

Backstage with Alabama

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Kip visits with superstar Alan Jackson