Graduate of Cambridge University (MA, Geography) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (MA, Sociology). She has been a translator (from French into English) since 1996 in the areas of management, wine, PR, publishing, etc. Prior to this, she was a strategic management consultant in Paris (Initiatives, from 1993 to 1995) and London (Beddows & Company, from 1990 to 1992). She taught English at the Lycée privé Sainte-Geneviève in Versailles (a preparatory school for entrance to the Grandes Ecoles) from 1992 to1993. rjmarlin@gmail.com