An avid writer, Mrs. Starkey has penned several service related textbooks and guides, including Mrs. Starkey’s Original Guide to Private Service Management, Setting Household Standards for Employers, and Mrs. Starkey's Nanny Manager.

Mrs. Starkey's contributions to the Private Service profession have been featured in:

• The Wall Street Journal
• The New York Times
• The Washington Times
• The London Times
• USA Today
• The Atlantic Monthly
• Forbes Magazine
• Worth Magazine
• Town & Country Magazine
• the BBC
• National Public Radio
• Discovery Channel
• Fuji TV
• The Travel Channel