Condensed Bio: Born in Ottawa, spent most of my childhood in Kingston, Ontario with a year in England. Graduated Carleton U. with a Poli Sci degree. Taught ESL in Japan for six years. Moved to Vancouver and worked for the Associate Superintendents at the Vancouver School Board. Discovered I preferred teaching to politics...so...taught a TESOL teacher training course across Canada. Next I did software implementations across Western Canada for an educational software company, then Learning and Performance work across North America for a distribution company. Most recently, an Application Consultant for CIS software spending the last two years working in Kansas for a utility company with short stints in Bermuda, Virginia and Oregon. I am now an Institutional Resesrach Analyst for Capilano University while I complete my MA in Learning and Technology from Royal Roads University.