Jonathan is a retired infantry Marine colonel and now a full-time hybrid writer living in Colorado Springs with his wife Kiwi and twin four-year-olds, Danika and Darika.
His primary subgenre is military science fiction, but he has written paranormal, YA, historical fiction, military fiction, and non-fiction. He is a USA Today Bestseller and a two-time Nebula Award and two-time Dragon Award finalist.
Jonathan is a member of SFWA, the Disabled American Veterans, the US Naval Academy Alumni Association, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars where he serves on the National Legislative Committee where he wanders the halls of Congress to ensure our veterans and active-duty service personnel are supported.
In previous lives, he has worked as a graduate school professor, a director of international business for a large foreign corporation, and in various restaurants.