A life-long Mainer and proud of it, Luisa is Coordinator of Graduate Programs for USM Lewiston-Auburn, supporting the students and faculty of the Master of Occupational Therapy and the Master of Arts in Leadership Studies programs. Previous adventures include Sales Administrator at a southern Maine technology firm; Information Technology Business Controls Specialist for a national payroll company; C.S.R. for a local Anheuser Busch distributor (where she earned certification as a Novell Network Administrator); and bookstore manager for a national chain. Luisa resides in Lewiston, and her favorite activities include Internet Radio DJ-ing for WQRY106.com, critter watching, hiking, snowshoeing, and traveling. She also enjoys learning, loves reading everything, and adores cooking almost anything. Her next goals involve the worlds of kayaking and environmental advocacy.