I have Bachelors and Masters degrees in Communication. This includes classwork and practice in journalism and broadcasting and classwork in business communication. I have over 20 years of business experience as a technical/non-technical interdepartmental/inter-company/international project/program/portfolio manager/director/consultant, business process improvement analyst/consultant, internal auditor, et cetera within the voice/data/Internet/wireless communications, financial services (insurance/banking/loans/investment), software/hardware/IT, merchandise retailing, oil and gas, legal, pharmaceutical, food processing, water purification, clinical assessments, and shipping industries. I am a certified Project Management Professional and a Six Sigma Black Belt. I am a United States citizen, but I have lived in or visited numerous foreign countries. In recent years, I have been living a retired-like lifestyle and focusing on things such as international investing.