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Born and raised New York City area.

BS Geological Sciences, Penn State MS Geophysics, Stanford University

Significant experience in the Oil and Gas industry as exploration geophysicist and technical manager. Specialities include: Gravity, Magnetic and Seismic surveying and interpretation as well as remote sensing interpretation of thermal IR and synthetic aperture radar.

20 plus years as a science/mathematics educator in grades 7 through college. Member of author team for a major Integrated Science textbook. Experienced science textbook editor and feature writer. Texas Certified Secondary Teacher with endorsements in: Physics, Earth Science, Physical Science and Computer programming

Since 2001, instructor of Mathematics, remedial Mathematics, Earth Science, and Business Mathematics at Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology in Okmulgee, Oklahoma.

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