Ms. McCready-Maynes joined Arbor Research in 2003 as a Project Assistant for the SRTR contract. She has a BA in English from the University of Michigan. Ms. McCready-Maynes has worked as a Medical Editor since 2004. She currently edits and submits all peer-reviewed manuscripts for the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS), Chronic Kidney Disease Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (CKDopps), and Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (PDOPPS), In the past, she has edited transplantation-oriented papers and many annual reports, contract deliverables, and proposals. Prior to Arbor Research, she was the Senior Editor and Staff Writer for The Engravers Journal, a small trade publication. She also served as an Editing Specialist for OMI, Inc., and a Development Research Associate for the Colorado School of Mines.