Greetings from Alaska. My interests include QRP, QRP kits, QRPp, Licensed Massage Therapist(CranioSacral Therapy, SomatoEmotional Release, Visceral Manipulation, Lymph Drainage Therapy, all info at http://www.Upledger.com/ ), plus Jin Shin Do BodyMind Acupressure, ECKANKAR , email with friends, and Skype al7fs-jim with friends and family, science fiction. 23+ years active + reserve in USAF...retired Aug1995 as Lt Col. I finished up my civilian career and left AT&T in Dec 1999. BS in Engineering from Iowa State Univ. MBA from Univ. of Utah, Registered Professional Engineer (PE) in Quality Engineering.
Family is Nancy, married 45 years (best friends for over 47), Andy, now in Seattle WA, and Juliann, in Kirkland, WA. Pictures are located at http://www.al7fs.us/FamilyPhotoDec2006.jpg and http://www.al7fs.us/Family2009.jpg .... Juliann and Kris married in Jan03 (on the left). Noriko and Andy married in Nov00 (on the right with Kaito). My Mom, Jeanette Larsen in the center and finally Jim and Nancy in the front.
I am a Grandpa three times now. In 2013 Kaito is 6, Taiki is 2 and Emma is brand new. . . 2006 - Kaito Andrew Larsen. 2010 - Taiki Jack Larsen 2013 - Emma Liz Makey