LIFE SCENES -- PART 1
In the beginning ...born in Los Angeles at St. Vincent Medical Center
From a page of the high school yearbook: playing varsity baseball as the team's leadoff hitter and center fielder
First teaching job: lecturing on environmental management at Cal Poly
First guest appearance on TV: providing commentary on the set of a weekly current events interview show, which at the time was produced by Adelphia Communications and reached over 1.2 million households in Southern California