Lynnette Hartwig lives in Westford, Massachusetts, and has worked as an Engineer and Project Manager for ahem years. She started her career as the first woman Journeyman Toolmaker in Wisconsin. Later she served as a Habitat for Humanity crew lead, mostly renovating old homes. In addition to fixing up four homes herself, she has managed buildings and grounds projects for her employers and condo association. As an engineer she performed cost estimating for clients and wrote dozens of Requests for Quote for equipment, additions and repairs.
She has been involved with mechanics, repairs, and home improvement her whole working life. Currently she runs a technical writing business, Current Tech, specializing in industrial and QA documentation and marketing materials for job shops/ tradesmen.