Kersti has twelve years experience content editing, copy-editing, and proofreading documents including novels, short stories, technical handbooks, memoirs, dissertations, digital communications (email, social media, etc), and essays. Her book reviews and editing critiques appear in the Booklife section of Publisher’s Weekly.

She has served as the Editor-in-Chief of the academic journal Comitatus: A Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies, is an alumna of the Los Angeles Review of Books Publishing Workshop and the UVA Young Writers’ Workshop, and taught writing, literature, and rhetoric at UCLA.