I offer the expertise you need so you can focus on what you do best!

Dustwood Media

As a small-business owner, you want to focus your skills and time on the focus, the core of your business. As a Virtual Assistant, I am an experienced and qualified person who has been in the secretarial and computer fields for many years. When you use my services, you receive the benefit of those years of experience so you can focus on what you do best. At Dustwood Media I offer computer help, website design & maintenance, social media services and graphic design.


COMPUTER HELP: I've been helping others with software problems and tips since I started using computers in 1986. Besides official employment as a technical support person and System Support Specialist, I've been the go-to person for "How do I get the computer to do this?" in most of my day jobs. Besides my other computer expertise, I have almost 30 years of experience with Microsoft Office (from DOS to 2013).


BUSINESS WEBSITE DESIGN: Clean, attractive small-business websites with SEO built in, designed using Serif WebPlus.
SOCIAL MEDIA SERVICES: help setting up and maintaining blogs, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest & YouTube.
COMPUTER HELP: one-on-one computer help and problem solving, especially with Microsoft Office 2013.
GRAPHIC DESIGN: photo editing and document design, including brochures, catalogues, CD/DVD covers, and graphics for online or print use.

Training And Certifications

EXPERIENCE: office work and computer experience: over 30 years. Website design & maintenance: 12 years. Graphic design: over 30 years.
EDUCATION: MS Office Specialist; HTML 3.2; Focused Marketing; Goal Setting; Knock-Your-Socks-Off Customer Service; The Quality Advantage; How To Manage Projects, Priorities & Deadlines. Self-taught in website design, SEO, HTML 4.0, CSS, Serif WebPlus, Corel Paintshop Pro, Sage (Simply Accounting).