Monica Joy Krol is working software mom, artist, author and productivity strategist. She integrates and inspires creativity and problem-solving everywhere she can. On her pursuit to become a shadow puppeteer, she fell in love with the art of papercutting. Currently she papercuts and writes at 5 a.m. everyday before her daily mini-pancake morning starts with her two young boys. She holds a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Arts for Children from SUNY Brockport and an M.S. in Inclusive Childhood Educations from Nazareth College. She currently resides in Ada, Michigan. She blogs about her adventures as a data geek, artist and puppeteer at http://monicaisgoingforit.blogspot.com/.