Why are you interested in the Transition movement?
I have considered myself to be a world citizen for over 30 years. Earlier today, I met a member of Transition Milwaukee and was delighted to learn the group's focus closely mirrored my own. I was invited to check it out.
How are you currently involved in the Transition movement?
I have a keen interest in appropriate technology, renewable energy, energy-efficient dwelling design, and cottage-craft entrepreneurship. My involvement, at this point, is personal research and study on the sidelines. When I discover something of interest, I share links on Facebook.
What skills, talents, and resources do you bring to the Transition movement?
Vision. Creativity. Spontaneity. Enthusiasm. Love.
Gifted with ADD/OCD. Forte: Symbolic logic (pattern recognition and connecting the dots). Background in art, design, computer programming, passive solar architecture, home improvements and thinking WAY outside the box! Misc: BFA - UWM '99, CNC training - MATC '15, co-owner of House Home Improvements LLC and licensed by Wisconsin as Dwelling Contractor.
Which topics within Transition most interest you, and what are you most interested in getting out of your involvement in the Transition Movement?
Networking with kindred spirits and other ideators to brainstorm and support appropriate efforts to improve quality of life for people around the world, starting in my own backyard. Addressing issues of global sustainability and personal survival, on or off the grid.
Organizations you belong to that might collaborate with Transition
I follow interest groups involved in 3D Printing, Makerspaces, Metaphysics, Mathematics, Inventions and New Technology.