Chronic pain patient, political activist, computer scientist, educator--teacher and administrator. Taught business skills in 1980's, like word processing & typing, as well as English (composition, creative writing, EFL), research and statistics (1986-.) Certified by state to teach adults. Worked in Mayor's Office, Boston, as researcher/writer. Created and directed Computer Resource Center at Suffolk U. Law School. Member of ACLU and Amnesty International, Am. Pain Found. Mass. Women's Political Caucus, IEEE, ACM, Computing Profls. for Social Responsibility. Int'l TV and Video Festival Judge, 1990-.Lived in Mexico approx. 10 yrs, Bilingual. Democrat Worked on many political campaigns in various facets. Suffered a head injury, and now unable to walk, I spend a lot of time on computer. In general, I enjoy the company of all kinds of people. Adventurous, optimistic, eclectic, enjoy having many projects. I love to read. write, sing, compose (awful at it,) paint, sculpt, sew, laugh, travel, and horticulture. Sold some photos, so I'm a "pro." Physical pursuits: scuba, body builder, hiking, biking, tennis, swimming.