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Biographical Information



Interlake High School, Bellevue, Washington, Class of 1978


Western Washington University

Bachelor of Arts, English/Prose, 1981

Bachelor of Arts, Education, 1983


University of Washington

M.A.T. English as a Second Language, 1990



United States Peace Corps Thailand, 1984-1986

Nan, Prachinburi Provinces


University Lecturer, 1986-1987

Srinakarinwirote University, Chonburi Province, Thailand


English Instructor, US Indochina Reconciliation Project, Cambodia, Summer 1990

Institute of Economics, Phnom Penh, Cambodia


College/University ESL Instructor

University of Washington ESL Program, 1989-1990

Shoreline Community College, 1988-Present



Argentina, Bangladesh, Burma (Myanmar), Bolivia, Canada, Cambodia, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Egypt, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Pakistan, Peru, Nepal, New Zealand, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, Vietnam