I have over 35 years' experience handling adoption work in Florida. Although my concentration has been on domestic, non-related infant adoptions, I also worked on relative and step-parent adoptions as well as interventions. For a number of years I've been privileged to serve on the Board of Directors of the Florida Adoption Council and currently hold the position of Secretary of the Board. In addition to adoption, I have a passion for writing and have written numerous articles on adoption, including many from a three-year stint as a staff writer for

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Colleges/Universities Attended
B.A. University of Georgia, 1981 J.D. University of Dayton, 1985
Staff writer for Numerous articles and devotions online and in print Work included in several compilation books such as Chicken Soup for the Soul and the Short and Sweet series First book, The Secret of Chimneys, scheduled for release on 4/4/23 with a second book following on 4/2/24
Professional/Civic Organizations
Christian Legal Society Okaloosa-Walton Bar Association (former treasurer) American Bar Association Hope Global Initiative, Secretary of the Board of Directors
Honors and Awards
Award-winning author