Pamela was born in New Jersey and grew up in Tucson, Arizona, and graduated from the University of Arizona. After decades of working in both the corporate technical and creative worlds all over the U.S., she has returned to writing and substitute teaching in the Ouray and Ridgway, Colorado school districts . Pamela has two amazingly successful children, a son who lives in Hawaii and a daughter who lives in Alaska, and is blessed with four beautiful grandchildren, who have been the inspiration for her books. She has lived in many places across the country, one of her favorite being Eagle River, Alaska. Pamela now resides just outside of the quaint town of Ridgway, at the base of the San Juan Mountains of Southwestern Colorado.