Francine "Fran" Curro Cary is a retired Peace Corps volunteer. She served as executive director for several National Endowment for the Humanities state affiliates. Curro Cary also taught American and Women's History at the University of Toledo, Eckerd College and St. Petersburg College in Florida. She has a doctorate in American History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her blog is online: francurrocaryblog.blogspot.com.