Kathleen worked in long term care administration for almost 30 years. During that time she also taught part time at various colleges. Her love of writing resurfaced about 15 years ago while reconnecting with her father’s birthplace in Montello, Wisconsin and her childhood summer memories. She moved to Montello a few years ago where she lives with 3 dogs, 4 cats, and 9 tortoises, most of them rescues.
“I don’t know what I’d do anymore if I couldn’t walk through woods, prairies, wetlands, and oak savannas whenever I choose. This part of the world makes my life richer.”