Teaching Experience: Six years working for Hawaii DOE, substitute teacher. Grade preK through 12
Interests: Mom of twin boys, 20, who are sophomores at UH Hilo. Love outrigger paddling and tennis. Have a Maltese dog. I am a 23-year resident of Kona, Hawaii, the Big Island.
Education: UCLA, B.A., English. Worked 30 years as an advertising copywriter, magazine features writer and Fodor's Hawaii travel guidebook.
Spoken Languages: English (Native)