About the Author
Lisa T. Cordeiro served in the Marines Corps in Okinawa, Japan,working in telecommunications. Following the Marine Corps, shegraduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst witha bachelor of arts degree in comparative literature and psychologyand from Harvard University’s Extension School with a master of arts degree in English and American literature.Ms. Cordeiro has worked as a technical writer for several yearswith a number of distance education and health-care companies.She has written several study guides for Penn Foster on theInternet, HTML, and e-commerce. In addition, Ms. Cordeiro has
published several articles and essays for book anthologies and
Web sites. She has recently published her first book,
A Woman’s Memoir of Marine Corps Boot Camp.