w h y d o y o u l i v e ?
To discover common humanity, to volunteer time, efforts, and energies willfully.
2008.03 - Invited speaker at the DOE's Energy and Environmental Security conference
2007.06 - Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholar to the U.K.
2005.09 - Volunteer with technology and food bank support in response to Hurricane Katrina
2005.04 - Married to Diane L. Morrison, the most caring and kind-hearted individual I know
2005.01 - Volunteer and EMT with Habitat for Humanity Thailand following tsunami event
2004.10 - Volunteer and EMT with 2004 Jimmy Carter Work Project in Mexico
2004.06 - Volunteer and EMT with Habitat for Humanity Kyrgyzstan
2003.11 - Volunteer researcher with Earthwatch International, re: tucuxi dolphins in Brazil
2001.07 - Crew lead and EMT with 2001 Jimmy Carter Work Project in South Korea
2001.03 - Volunteer researcher with Emory Biology Dept, re: herbal medicine and shamanism in Peru
2000.12 - Crew lead and EMT with Habitat for Humanity Nepal
2000.05 - Volunteer and EMT with Habitat for Humanity Ghana
1999.08 - Crew lead and EMT with Habitat for Humanity Romania
1999.05 - Volunteer and EMT with Emory University in Honduras
1999.03 - Crew lead and EMT with 1999 Jimmy Carter Work Project
1998.05 - Volunteer journalist with Emory University reporting on HIV/AIDS in South Africa
1996.06 - Education Foundation ambassador to U.K., Belgium, and France
1995.05 - 46th International Science and Engineering Fair, Canada
1994.11 - Feria Internacional de Ciencia y Technologia del Cono Sur en Argentina
1993.03 - Jason Project IV, selected by US Navy to work with WHOI mapping Sea of Cortez in Mexico
With so many worthwhile endeavors to pursue, sleep will not come for me in this lifetime.