Carol Clark (BA, Barnard College , MA in English, San Francisco State University) taught high school English at the Crystal Springs Uplands School, Hillsborough, CA from 1980-2005 and was English Dept. Chair from 1989-98. The co-author of three poetry anthologies, she has also edited several art catalogues for the Catharine Clark Gallery in San Francisco.
Orlo H. Clark, M. D. is Professor of Surgery at UCSF Medical Center. A graduate of Cornell University and Cornell Medical School, Dr. Clark joined the UCSF Department of Surgery in 1973 and was Vice Chair of the department and Chief of Surgery at UCSF/Mt. Zion Hospital from 1990-2003. A founding member and past president of the International Association of Endocrine Surgeons and of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, he has also been president of the American Thyroid Association, the Pacific Coast Surgical Association and the San Francisco Surgical Society. The author of over 450 peer reviewed articles, sixteen books and numerous book chapters, Dr. Clark has been the recipient of several teaching awards at UCSF and of the AAES Oliver Cope Meritorious Achievement Award.