Dori Reuscher

  • IT consultant, technical writer, human resources manager, and trainer for over 10 years with dozens of articles about web design and computer certifications
  • Former PeopleSoft Functional HR and Brightstar IT trainer
  • Certified in PeopleSoft HRMS and Payroll and Query/Crystal Power Reporting
  • Holds Master of English Language and English Vocabulary Brainbench certifications


Dori Reuscher is a former writer for ThoughtCo who worked six and a half years covering certifications for computer programming, project management, and freelance consulting. Her articles cover a wide array of topics related to jobs in the graphic design and technology fields, which are especially critical to freelancers and independent contractors trying to make it in this highly competitive field.

A nine-year veteran of IT consulting with a wide range of experience, Reuscher has worked as a technical writer, business analyst, data conversion specialist, PeopleSoft analyst, project manager, and trainer. Reuscher is also certified in PeopleSoft HRMS and Payroll, Query/Crystal Power Reporting, and holds Master of English Language and English Vocabulary Brainbench certifications. Now, she specializes in STAAR testing and is currently a testing leader in the Dallas / Fort Worth area.


Reuscher earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature from Texas A&M University in 1995, and then immediately went to work for Brightstar IT as a trainer and technical writer before switching to ThoughtCo in 2002 and the Examiner in 2009.

Awards and Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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