Alison DennisonOffice manager

Alison Dennison
focus areas
  • Office management
  • Business writing
  • Copy-editing and proofreading
  • Contract administration
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of Western Australia
  • Diploma of Family History, University of Tasmania
  • Certificate IV in Professional Writing and Editing, Holmesglen Institute of TAFE
  • Member, Writers Victoria
  • Member, Australasian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents

Alison has worked with farrierswier in various capacities since its early days, and has been Office Manager since 2008.

In addition to years of small business management, she also has over 25 years’ experience in putting words together to create messages that readers understand, value and trust. It’s experience that was gained through working in-house in corporate affairs for BP and ANZ, writing newsletters and marketing communication materials for community organisations, taking on freelance editing and proofreading assignments, studying journalism and professional writing/editing, and more recently though her interest in family history writing.

As we help our clients, Alison helps us. She handles the internal and contract administration at farrierswier and ensures that everything runs smoothly. She also provides writing, copyediting and communication input to client work.

Alison has a breadth of experience in this area.  Whether she is editing lengthy technical business reports or crafting social media posts, she applies the same focused attention to detail to every assignment she takes on. Alison has skills in writing, copyediting, the strategic targeting of communication to specific audiences, and proofreading. She has helped businesses, community organisations and individuals find the words that really say what they mean, and has tidied up their words when they need it.

For a full curriculum vitae, please contact Alison via email.