The spouse of a former Family member. Active online since 1983. Sysop for one of the largest BBS systems in Southern California for ten years. Host and founder of U'NI-net, an International BBS Echomail network. Author and contributor for several books, magazines and newspaper articles on the online world. Former talk show host on topic of online computing for a major Los Angeles radio station. Long time member of The Electronic Frontier Foundation. Author of several Shareware programs, including the "ATSend" modem control program. Technical Manager for the last several years for NewDayNews.com, a website for former members of The Family.