Curriculum Vitae

  • Has been deemed court qualified in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Verification of court appearances as well as attorney references available upon request.
  • Master of Arts Degree in Critical and Creative Thinking, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA. – 1993.
  • Published Master's Thesis, "Exploring Graphokinesics Critically and Creatively" (A research study comparing and contrasting the many nuances of handwriting and drawing) International Graphoanalysis Society, Chicago, IL 1996.
  • Published instructional text on the mechanics and complexities of the handwriting process, A Humanistic Approach to Penmanship. Burnham Inc., Chicago, IL 2000.
  • Framingham State University, Framingham, MA. Adjunct faculty, 1994 – present; developed and teaches a 3-credit graduate course entitled, “Handwriting Enrichment and Implementation" taught at off campus sites.
  • Master Certification in Graphoanalysis – International Graphoanalysis Society, Chicago, IL. 1988. Training in measuring and identifying unique characteristics of both printed and cursive writing styles and the corresponding behavior patterns evident in letter formations and proportions, slant, size, directional pressure, rhythm, placement, and spacing.          
  • Certificate of Achievement – (WADE) World Association of Document Examiners,  Chicago, IL; Six Year Resident Training Program, 1997-2002.  Transcripts for the 24 completed courses available upon request.
  • Published article based on WADE seminar presentation, “You’re Never Too Young to Write an Anonymous Letter,”  WADE Exchange, October, 1998. 
  • Presentation entitled, "Numerical Identification" given at WADE seminar, Chicago, 2001.
  • Research project initiated demonstrating how to measure similarities between printing and cursive writing with regard to spacing, pattern and proportional characteristics - presented at WADE seminar, Chicago, IL2002.
  • World Association of Document Examiners (WADE - went into receivership 2003) previous life member and served on President’s Advisory Board, 2001-2002.
  • Massachusetts Chapter of Handwriting Analysts, member 1986 – present; served as vice-president, 1988-89 and president, 1990-1991.
  • Certified Graphologist - 2013 by American Handwriting Analysis Foundation. Conference Instructor, and Affiliate Member 2010 to present.
  • Certified Graphologist - 2014 by American Association of Handwriting Analysts. Conference Instructor, Associate Member, Regional II Vice-president, 2008 to present.