Librarian, Web Designer, and Economist in Silver Spring, Maryland
I am a web design/builder and information technology consultant. I recently received an MLIS degree from the Information School at San José State University (iSchool). I work as a technology support consultant at the iSchool. My specialties include content management systems such as WordPress and a variety of web-based library and educational technologies. I also have an MS and I am ABD in economics from Colorado State University. Previously, I worked as the Director of Research and Policy for the United American Nurses, and as an economist for the Teamsters union. I also worked in the Department of Economic Research at the AFL-CIO. For eight years I taught economics at the college/university level at Centre College and Colorado State University. I am an experienced writer and blogger. Since 1992 I have served on the national board of Americans for Democratic Action.