Blogs I follow
- 365 Tiny Changes
- Coast Guard All Hands
- Max's Bill - A journey for justice...
- My Mess of Life
- My World at Random
- Nature Poetry and Musings
- Permanent Tourist in Washington
- Sojourner Angelic
- Special Agent Nancy
- Steve Meador
- The Coast Guard Compass
- Tuesday Ramblings
- What once was An Unofficial Coast Guard Blog
|Occupation||Vice President, Homeland Security Programs AFCEA|
|Location||Alexandria, VA, United States|
|Introduction||Born and raised in Detroit, MI. Served 30 years in the U.S. Coast Guard, retiring 1 Nov 02. I'm working for a large nonprofit organization involved with providing professional development for the defense industry, military, government agencies & academia in the area of information technology, communications, electronics, intelligence, homeland & global security. I'm divorced and have two adult children, a son (82nd Airborne Army Veteran) and daughter who's 6'1" - I'm 5'11". I'm a devout Unitarian Universalist and heavily involved in church work and volunteer as a mission relief worker in Haiti. I also serve on a number of boards for nonprofit organizations. I love and enjoy life and the people I come in contact with. My personal core values are People, Passion and Performance, and my favorite saying, "It's All Good!"|
|Interests||History buff (American, Biblical, and World history)|
|Favorite Movies||"My Cousin Vinny" - "Slumdog Millionaire" - "Milk" - "The Blind Side" - "Avatar"|
|Favorite Music||Jazz, Classical, Motown & Philly Sound R&B, 90's pop/rock|
|Favorite Books||"Mountains Beyond Mountains" by Paul Farmer; "Roots" by Alex Haley; "Lincoln on Leadership" by Don Phillips; "Hell Roaring Mike Healy" by Dennis Noble|
You have a red jar of cedar chips. Why do moths miss the forest?
Easier to go to the bathroom without being seen.