Est. 1993

Leapfrog Press

David Fisichella

Author of Seven-Tenths: Love, Piracy, and Science at Sea

David Fisichella manages shipboard scientific services at Woods Hole Oceanographic. Formerly an aerospace engineer, he turned to providing adaptive technology to the blind. When his first marriage collapsed, he went to sea on a whim with a scientist suffering from macular degeneration. David teaches sailing and skiing to the blind, and sails around New England with his wife and seven-year-old daughter.