Apryl Duncan

expertise
Career advice, Parenting, Advertising
education
University of Tennessee, Honolulu University

Highlights

  • More than a decade of experience working in the advertising, television, and marketing and public relations industries
  • Freelance copywriter and instructor for Online Career Courses

Experience

Apryl Duncan is a former writer for The Balance Careers who contributed dozens of articles during a stretch of more than eight years. Duncan wrote stories on several topics for The Balance, including career path basics and what it's like to be a stay-at-home mom. As a freelance writer and copywriter of more than 20 years, Duncan's writing has been published worldwide and translated into nine languages.

Prior to trying her hand at freelancing, Duncan had a long career in advertising. She first started her career by writing copy for local television commercials and has more than a decade of related experience. She also taught online advertising courses. Today, she is a proud stay-at-home mom who continues to freelance on the side.

Education

Apryl attended the University of Tennessee, majoring in communications with a minor in sociology. She completed her B.A. in Communications at Honolulu University.