Michael Menkin has over 30 years of experience in high technology in marketing and technical writing. He has worked for the Boeing Company, Lasentec Product Group of Mettler-Toledo, Metawave Communications Corporation, Emulex Corporation, Fluke Corporation, Teltone Corporation, Peripheral Technology, Stryder Technologies, AT&T, The Robbins Company, Al-Gas SDI, Innovation, Inc, Panasonic Avionics, The University of Washington, The University of California San Francisco Medical Center at Mount Zion, The University of Californias Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Pacific Avionics, Nicholson Mfg. Inc., Western Applied Research and Development, Alta Consulting Services, SpaceLabs Healthcare, and MetLife.
He was one of the original writers of NASA Tech Briefs and contributed to the Federal Governments Technology Utilization Program for disseminating NASA technology to private industry in the 1970s.
He has a B.A. in political science and is a member of the National Honor Society Phi Kappa Phi, and, as a student, was a member of the political honor society Pi Sigma Alpha and the California junior college honor society Alpha Gamma Sigma. He is a member of Sons of the American Revolution, is a 34 year member of the United States Naval Institute, and was a Lieutenant, junior grade, in the U.S. Coast Guard . While employed at the University of Washington he conducted a course in Creative Thinking at the Universitys Experimental College.
Source: JAR Magazine