Selected Works

Article - Politico, January 2017
A Pennsylvania Green House model is hopeful look at the nursing home of the future
Changing Aging Blog, January 2016
How a Houston agency transformed its ageist approach
Next Avenue Blog, July 7, 2015
Blog for PBS Next Avenue, August 14, 2014
Biography (young readers)
"Breaking down obstacles for women, this born adventurer spends her life exploring and studying marine habitats."
--School Library Journal, April 2002

Why is One of the Most In-Demand Jobs So Low Paid?

Elder care is one of the fastest growing careers in the country. This posting on Ms. Magazine's blog reports on efforts by direct care workers to improve their wages and working conditions and to gain more respect.