Name:  Jennifer Lynn Weston

Nickname:  Sharklady (once met one while scuba diving)

Residence: Hamden,  Connecticut

Current Status: Professional Confectioner, hoping to break into writing and/ or museum work.

Hobbies: Roller-blading, writing, stained glass, weight-lifting, hiking, biking, dessert-creating, beadwork, caring for pet tarantula, downhill skiing, vertebrate zoology esp. herpetology.

Favorite WB Cartoon: Pinky & the Brain  (far and away.)

Favorite WB Character:  Brain   (I like the 'brainy' type.)

Favorite Live-Action Movie: 'A Man For All Seasons' (similar reason.)

Favorite Animated Movie: 'Beauty And The Beast'

Favorite Sports Team:  none  (sorry)

Self Quote: 'I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.'   
                    'Do the next thing.'

General Bio: Second of five children. Father was language professor, so did a lot of relocating as a kid. BS in Environmental Science, MA in Museum Science, six years professional experience at various natural-science institutions, incl. Smithsonian and National Park Service. Has lived in North Carolina, Maine, Texas, Florida, Alaska, and several other states. Has tried bungee-jumping, hang gliding, sky diving, scuba diving and white-water rafting. Once wrestled a 12' python (not planned.)   Would like to land museum position which pays enough to do regular traveling. In the meantime, watches 'Pinky and the Brain' whenever she can.