For Money: 20+ years in IT, done time as utility programmer, as customer/technical support, and as systems admin. Currently splitting my time between customer/technical support and systems administration in a City agency.
For Fun: Involved with the tabletop/pencil-and-paper RPG Traveller since mid-1980s, currently run website and edit/publish PDF Traveller fanzine Freelance Traveller, also on con-com for TravellerCON/USA gaming convention devoted to Traveller.
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