My husband and I are both faculty at UMass Amherst. I am in Civic Engagement & Service-Learning and Baird is in Electrical Engineering. I am an avid gardener. enjoy home and garden design, and up-cycle furniture in my free time. Baird is into art, electronics, design, and directs a hacker/ maker space at UMass. We like to travel, meet new people and see new places. We have 2 grown, married children, 2 dogs and 2 cats.