F. David Smith, is a student of history, legends, and classic rock music. He grew up in a small town south of Dallas, Texas, and later founded and led a company that created software for many of the largest non-profit organizations in North America. After retiring from his successful career as a software executive, he now writes fulltime for both adult and middle-grade audiences.
Mr. Smith and his wife currently live in north Texas. He is an avid runner, backpacker, and world traveler.