Leeza Rodriguez is Operations Manager for a private Plastic Surgery practice and AAAASF accredited surgery center located in Lutherville, Maryland. She is a webmaster and contributing blogger for the practice website CosmeticSurg.net . Her interests include the research area of adipose stem cells and the semantic web. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and raised on the bayou of Lafourche Parish, she graduated with a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from LSU. In the early part of her career she worked as a reservoir engineer for Chevron. Her entry into the web world came in 1995 when she was an investment forum moderator at the Motley Fool, an AOL greenhouse project.