About the Authors
Jim Mazzullo was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Joseph and Mary Mazzullo, who operated a small luncheonette on Bath Avenue. He is a graduate of Brooklyn College, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in geology in 1977, and the University of South Carolina, where he earned his doctorate in that same field in 1981.
Jim began his professional career as a research professor and an instructor of geology at Texas A&M University, then worked for a large electric utility company in Portland, Oregon, where he developed, coordinated, and delivered training in SAP and other system and desktop applications.
Jim is now a consulting scientific and technical trainer, curriculum developer, and writer. He lives in Portland ...