grew up in Virginia Beach, Virginia. His father was in the Navy, though, so his
family moved quite a bit - 11 times. He lived his entire life in the South
before moving briefly to California (southern California, naturally). He was
born in Mississippi; at one point his family moved even further south . . . to
Cuba. (As residents, not as enemy combatants.) He attended the University of
Virginia, receiving a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry. Several years later, he
received his Master's degree in Chemistry from the University of North
Carolina-Wilmington. His thesis title was "The Effect of Benthic Macrofauna on
the Complexation and Speciation of Dissolved Zinc and Copper in the Cape Fear
River Estuary." (Whew!)
attending UNC-W, Mr.
Mac met his wife. (They actually met in the computer lab of the
Chemistry building!) She
spent two years in
Washington, D.C. getting her
Master's degree at George Washington University. She now works as a forensic
scientist in the crime lab of the Wilmington Police Department.
She has a badge and isn't afraid
What would you like to do?