I have been a member of the Society of Primitive Technology for many years. I have a BA in Anthropology and have worked for the USFS as an Archaeology Tech. for three years. I have been active in researching, creating and experimenting with traditional skills for 52 years. Since moving to Kenai, Alaska 35 years ago, I began doing demonstrations and talks to schools, state parks, museums, and native organizations. I am 66 years old and retired.