Tessa Bertoldi has been in love with writing her entire life. She is currently employed as a Technical Writer, translating Engineer speak into plain English. Tessa’s previous assignments include composing technical documents to keep employees safe, while working with explosives. She has a background in Risk Management and investigating claims fraud. Her published work includes corporate documents, policies and procedures, Memories and Milestones-A commemorative book on the refinery and its employees and in the anthology, Inspire Joy. She is passionate about writing and is a staff volunteer for the San Francisco Writers Conference, Writing for Change and is the Solano County Municipal Liaison for the National Novel Writing Month. Tessa’s current projects include two science fiction novels, a "rescue yourself" romance and an educational guide that attempts to fill in the holes for her adult foster children.