Although my academic background is in Women and Gender Studies, I am an earnest armchair evolutionary anthropologist. The interaction between reproductive strategies (i.e. competition and cooperation for resources) and social behavior in primates (including humans) shapes the lens through which I view the world.
Although I am an ever-evolving socially responsible technologist, inherent to that evolution is that I am an aspiring “digital” economist. I strive to use the tenets and design of the open web as a model for building a distributed and regenerative economy in the 21st century.
Although I am often in pursuit of my own growth I am, in fact, an actual parent dedicated to the growth of two young people whose individual and collective imagination is a constant reminder to me to keep wondering about what’s possible.
Not long ago, I was an active visual artist who dabbled in video, installation, painting, and drawing. All of the sketches on this website were created by me sometime between the years 1997-2007.