* Board member of Sisters in Crime, NorCal and Public Safety Writers Association
* MFA in writing from USF (the fighting Jewsuits), BA in Linguistics from UCSC (top five program)
* Screenwriting Certificate from UCLATeaching/Coaching
Frequent presenter, panelist, and moderator at mystery writing conferences, technical writing conferences, and chapter meetings for fiction and technical writing. I've helped a NYT bestseller improve dialog, among other accomplishments. For the gory details, see LinkedIn.