Since 1997 I have edited books and other publications full-time as an independent editorial consultant. I specialize in academic and public policy issues, particularly international relations. Prior to 1997, at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government I was:
A former member of the Washington State Bar Association, between 1979 and 1987 I practiced law with a large Seattle firm, with the Washington State Legislature as session counsel, and in private practice. I hold a law degree from the University of California at Berkeley and a B.A. in history from the University of Washington.