Ralph Mills Lenore Ogilvy Our SWorld Our Words Our Pictures

Born in Faversham, Kent, England.
Son of a schoolmaster, later headmaster, and artist mother. Two brothers and a sister.
I attended about 12 schools. I started school in Aden, Republic of South Yemen. Primary schooling in Adelaide, South Australia. Secondary schooling at Borden Grammar School, Sittingbourne, Kent.
Imperial College, University of London. BSc ARCS in zoology.
I was fortunate to be amongst the last students to study "old-fashioned" zoology and botany, the sort of stuff learned by Huxley and HG Wells; from amoeba to humans, from blue-green algae to redwoods.
Supervisor, Archaeological excavations in Kent (much of my career), Yorkshire, Somerset, County Durham, Northumberland (six years on Hadrian's Wall), Hertfordshire, Monmouthshire.
(above) Ralph the explorer
Staff Writer on a printing trade magazine.
Hawkeye to Big Chief I-SPY of I-SPY Books.
District Editor of the Faversham News.
Copy Editor, Elsevier/North-Holland Scientific Publishers, Limerick, Eire.
Account Manager, Corporate Publications Department, Dewe Rogerson, London.
In Canada:
Researcher for School District #14 (Southern Okanagan, B.C.), looking at potential for storefront school (now the Okanagan-Similkameen Learning Centre).
Researcher for Healthy Communities program, Oliver, B.C.
Account Manager, TRO Learning (Canada), Inc. Selling PLATO computer-assisted learning systems to educators in B.C.
Researcher into potential for learning via WWW for School District #53 (Okanagan-Similkameen)
In the UK:
Account Manager, PLATO Learning (UK), Ltd. Selling PLATO computer-assisted learning systems to educators in the midlands of England.
Freelance writer. Web Site Developer. Created web site for Cranford Community College.
Marketing Manager, Ergo Computing UK Ltd.
Director, ConBrio Associates. Writing, editing, photography, marketing

I have two children, Claire and Sam, who live in England.



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