was born in Iowa
in '51 to
travel through Central America
and Southwest USA
father, a contract BS level geologist who freelanced. I attended the
in '72, lived
& '74 & returned to Iowa
to complete a
degree in English in 1977.
worked as a field hand interpreter with Mexican laborers, a Social
Work Coordinator, an Interpreter in the Closed Psychiatric Unit for Criminally
insane Cuban Refugees for The Cuban Haitian Task Force, a Research
Assistant at The University of Washington Department of Psychiatry and
now, a Bilingual Contract Family Therapist for Hispanic families. I
Washington. My most prideful accomplishment are my three functional and intelligent
grown children and their families.