Mary Ann West is a writer located in Westport CT. A single parent, West is deeply committed to issues of politics, education, child poverty, and social justice issues. Her hobby includes history, geography and the story of the West family genealogy from King Henry I to how the family lineage is linked to each American President via the Randolph Family. West's new book, "HOUSE GRAB, A True Crime Story" is due to be released in early spring 2017. A food stylist and trained chef she is currently collaborating on a cookbook/ TV show concept for large groups as well as other TV show projects in the pipeline.