Teacher, Writer, Artist
Bachelor's degree, University of Texas at Austin; Master's degree, University of Kentucky; International TESL certificate, Center for English as a Second Language, University of Arizona
Director, YingwenTeach, 2002-present (ESL teaching experience in Mexico and China training Chinese English teachers and university students)
Author of nine books, including Voices of New China (2013), and American Community Colleges: The International Student's Guide.
Working studio artist and freelance writer; lifelong gardener, nature lover, hiker and environmentalist; world traveler; fan of jazz music, history books (history of just about anything!) and mystery stories. Dog lover.