A native Californian who lived in the Washington, D.C. area from '85 to '95.
A 54 year-old systems engineer in Silicon Valley.
A search and rescue volunteer alumnus who ran California Explorer Search and Rescue
A motorcycle enthusiast and former part-time safety instructor (of 12 years).
A friend of people both nationwide and worldwide.
An explorer who's been in 50 U.S. states, 18 countries, 4 continents, both hemispheres.
A romantic (in most senses of the word).
A peculiar blend of naturalist and technology advocate.
A really perplexing blend of optimist, cynic, and realist.