See? I look exactly like my avatar.

* Is a Twitterholic (@mediamum).

* Did a BA with a major in Comms as a Distance Ed student while raising her four wonderful children, graduating in 2005 with a Distinction average. At her graduation her daughter screamed “Go Mum!” from somewhere in the middle of the auditorium. Best. Day. Ever.

* Completed a Grad Dip in Adult Education in 2005, funded by TAFE NSW.

* Is a Masters student and holds a TA appointment at the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Colorado at Boulder, USA. Would like to follow it at some stage with a PhD – you know, in my spare time ;).

* Would do anything for her four children (two coming with her to the USA, two chose to stay in their high schools back in Australia).

* Is a start-up widow to the founder of itechne in Australia and scribetribe.us in the USA, @jedwhite, whom she both admires and adores, even though he can’t change a loo roll.

* Is one of the biggest Split Enz/anything Finn fans in the universe. My tagline is part of a lyric from The Devil You Know, a Neil Finn song. (“Hung on a cliff, in search of something big.”)

Bryce at Flyball

Bryce at Flyball

* Loves competing in flyball (dog sport) and has a dog in Australia, Bryce, that has a national flyball title. I’m looking forward to getting a small dog in the US that can be my new flyball buddy.

* Used to work in the music industry. Started in Australian band management and moved to international touring artists. She’s thanked on Moving Pictures last album.

Jo and Nick Seymour, Crowded House
Jo and Nick Seymour, Crowded House

* Was editor of GAMESTAR magazine, chief sub on Australian Personal Computer magazine, and Deputy Editor on PC User magazine.

* Worked in Public Relations (the dark side) for numerous IT firms in consultancy, inhouse and by freelance.

* Wears many hats, but only has one head.

*Can tie a jelly snake into a knot using only her tongue. Really!

* Dearly wishes she had time to quilt.


2 responses to “About

  1. I totally see the resemblance to your avatar!

  2. Hey, I found you on Twitter and got stuck reading your site for a while đŸ˜€ It’s really a very good read! Keep up to good work,

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