My husband, Paul, and I have been married for nearly
25 years and have three children; Lacey, 23,
Jessica, 20; and John, 17. I was recently rehired by
the Boeing Co. and relocated to Seattle, where I
work on the 737 Program as a Human Resources
Integrator. Since 2003, I've attended Fielding Graduate
University where I am working on a Ph.D. in
Human and Organizational Systems.
I've attended the In2:IN Forum every year since its
inception. I worked with Bill Bellows (we were a
dangerous duo) at the time of the first Forum in 2002
and the next two years as well. During that first
year, I was inspired and amazed by how all of us
made 1 plus 1 add up to WAY more than
Tell us about a recent "a ha" moment.
Of late, I've realized how important my friends are.
The very best things in life are measured in human
What book are you reading now?
I'm currently reading The Power Elite by
C. Wright Mills. Although this social science classic
was first published in 1956, it's even more significant
today - many aspects of what Mills predicted for our
democracy in practice have come about...scary
What recent book have you read that you
consider both beneficial and readable?
Survival, by Noam Chomsky, has rocketed up the
bestseller list - I found it beneficial - but can't
guarantee it will be readable or beneficial for others.
It depends, if you know what I mean.
What advice do you have for people new to the
Everyone can make a contribution and together we
can make a difference. Don't sit back, jump in!!