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Frances Rhea

Freelance Virtual Assistant & SEO Freelancer

Location:Lufkin, Texas, United States
2 Skills
September 2011 to Present: Jimmy Horton, Lufkin, TX; Website Content Administrator/Server Administrator. Maintain 50+ websites including software installation and updating. SEO, website security, software recommendations and troubleshooting. Most websites are Joomla and WordPress. One is GeoClassifieds Enterprise Edition (
October 2010 to July 2011: Matt Williams Consulting, Canton, OH; Website Administrator/Marketing Assistant. Provided assistance on website maintenance, server maintenance, SEO, online FAQ and content creation for,, and others.
July 2011 to August 2011: Not working due to illness and family problems.
March 2009 to July 2011: Jimmy Horton, Lufkin, TX; Website Administrator/Marketing Assistant. Registered domain names, added to server and installed software for website including templates, extensions and security. Created and maintained 30+ websites including:,,,,,, and others. Provided SEO, marketing and research assistance, recommendations for content. Maintained website server including security. Website design, and website content writing.
Oct 2007 to March 2009: PetVet, Isabella, Puerto Rico; Updated old website with new content, added ecommerce.
May 2005 - Sept 2007: Independent Online Contractor - Virtual Assistant. Corbin Creative Group (, Canton, OH. Provided online services including: writing website content, editing/verifying website text and links, shopping cart installations and database manipulation of products for ecommerce, SEO, marketing research, client and dealer support, clarification of website project specifications with business owners, creating FAQs from website copy and company brochures, and research for software and specialized script requests to meet client's needs.
February 2003 - May 2005: Self Employed - Virtual Assistant. As a freelance virtual assistant I worked online for a variety of companies including: Live Door Inc.(Managing Editor of seven online employees), WebStars LTD, UK; custom CMS database manipulation, website cloning, created screenshots and content for user manuals for various clients including Families Need Fathers). Praxilient Employment Agency, Canada; rewriting and formatting resumes in MS Word doc format.
October 2002 - February 2003: Self Employed. Sold on various beaches and to stores (St. Thomas and Puerto Rico) items that I designed including crochet bathing suits, halter tops, and other beach items.
July 2002 - October 2002: Secretary/Bookkeeper. Subbase Marine Repairs, St. Thomas, USVI. Provided support for boat repair service in a one-person office. Services provided were: payroll, A/R, A/P, taxes, insurance, reception, creation of all routine correspondence, shipping, and other office-related activities.
1998 - July 2002: Self-Employed - Virtual Assistant. Home-based virtual assistant providing support in marketing and advertising, web site creation including e-commerce, software support and training, hardware support and computer repairs. Also attended online courses for Business Management at CCC Online.
1997 - 1998: Secretary/Bookkeeper. Marc Diament, Englewood, CO. Home-based architectural business where I provided support in bookkeeping, proposals, ordering office supplies, and office machine maintenance.
May 1996 - 1997: Unemployed due to Workmen's Comp repetitive motion injury to neck and shoulders.
1994 - May 1996: Secretary. EnecoTech Inc., Denver, CO. Provided administrative support for approximately 20 engineers. I also provided support to the marketing department. Regular duties included large document management, database and spreadsheet creation, composition of routing correspondence, reception for large multi-line phone system, monthly articles for support staff training included in company newsletter, layout and printing of newsletter, slide preparation for Marketing and company management.
1992 - 1994: Administrative Assistant/Secretary. Various Temporary Agencies, Denver, CO. Worked a variety of positions including environmental, pharmaceutical, accounting and other agencies.
1991 - 1992: Secretary. Messina, Ceci, Archer and Company, Stamford, CT. Duties included routing correspondence, input and verification of tax returns using specialized tax software, maintained client tax records, maintained and updated accountants' library, and phone support.
1990 - 1991: Medical Receptionist. George Lentini, Chiropractor, Brookfield, CT. Scheduled clients, answered phones, maintained confidential client medical records, maintained office supplies, petty cash, transcription of medical notes into client records. 
1986 - 1990: Medical Receptionist/Secretary. Vicenza Counseling Center, Vicenza, Italy. Scheduled clients, answered phones, maintained confidential client medical records, maintained office supplies, petty cash, transcription of medical notes into client records, taught weekly prevention classes, and performed urinalysis testing including chain of custody records.
1998 - 1999: Colorado Community College Online, Denver, Colorado. Small business management related courses including: business accounting, business marketing and advertising, and business grammar.
1971: Arvada High School – diploma
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Virtual Assistance