Natalie DeFee Mendik, M.A.
Mendik Media LLC
American Horse Publications
Equine Media Awards Winner
Welcome to Mendik Media. I offer a variety of writing and teaching services. With over two decades of international experience to draw on, Mendik Media allows me to dovetail my talents and skills in English teaching, writing and editorial consulting.
A lifelong horsewoman with a passion for dressage and vaulting, I specialize in equine journalism, and am a member of American Horse Publications and International Alliance of Equestrian Journalists. I possess an International Press Card from the International Federation of Journalists. I am also a United States Dressage Federation Bronze and Silver Medalist.
My work has been featured in The Horse, Horse Illustrated, The Blood-Horse, University of Kentucky's Bluegrass Equine Digest, Equine Journal, Gypsy Horse Journal, Dressage Today, United States Dressage Federation Connection, United States Dressage Federation eTrak, HorseChannel.com, Arabian Horse Life, Equestrian Vaulting, Florida Sport Horse, Draft Horse Journal, Northwest Rider, Quarter Horse News, Multilingual Living Magazine, Elite Equestrian, Pennsylvania Magazine, Pennsylvania Equestrian and Loyalhanna Review.
Writing, Editing and Proofreading Services: As a freelance journalist with hundreds of feature articles in international, national and regional publications, I can personalize writing tailored to suit your needs, including advertising and press releases. I can also assist you in editing a current project.
English Language Teaching Services: I hold a Masters of Arts in Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language from Colorado State University. My experience includes extensive teaching in Switzerland in business schools, private schools and multi-national companies. I offer tailored English teaching, consultation, tutoring, and on-site in-company courses.