Married; children: one daughter, two sons. Education: Smith College, B.A. (philosophy).
Home—Bellevue, WA. Agent—c/o Author Mail, HarperCollins Children's, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019.
Writer. Eastside Preparatory School, Bellevue, WA, member of board and volunteer; Bennett Elementary School Program Delivery Council, former member and legislative issues liaison.
Pacific Northwest Writers Association Literary Contest Zola award for adult nonfiction, 2003; one other award.
Dancing Matilda, illustrated by Kelly Murphy, HarperCollins (New York, NY), 2005.
Work in Progress
A novel for middle-school readers.
Biographical and Critical Sources
Kirkus Reviews, May 15, 2005, review of Dancing Matilda, p. 589.
School Library Journal, August, 2005, Bina Williams, review of Dancing Matilda, p. 95.