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Susan J. Bethanis, Ed.D., is the founder/president of Mariposa Leadership, Inc., a 10-person San Francisco-based leadership coaching and consulting firm. Mariposa’s clients are executives and managers in the high-tech, biotech, and financial services sectors. Sue earned her Master’s and Doctorate degrees at Stanford University and University of San Francisco, respectively. Her book, Leadership Chronicles of a Corporate Sage – a dialogue between her and a semi-fictional Silicon Valley executive – is due out from Dearborn Trade Publishing in September 2004.

Terry Petrzelka is the President of Tectura Corporation, a systems integration & implementation company. The company is focused on delivering distinctive service offerings to the medium market space. Terry founded Tectura on September 1, 2001. Tectura was formed through a Management Buy-Out of Scitor Enterprises, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Scitor Corporation that Terry ran as President beginning in 1993. Terry is a native of Nebraska, and graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in 1970 with a Bachelor of Science Degree – Mathematics. Terry has been married for 32+ years and has two children with successful careers in business management and animal behavior science, respectively. To learn more about Tectura visit and to reach Terry, send an email to