According to the bio on Amazon: "Lee Gimenez is the award-winning author of 15 books, including his highly-acclaimed J.T. Ryan series. His latest mystery novel is CROSSFIRE, a J.T. Ryan Thriller. Lee is a nominee for the 2019 Author Academy Award, and many of his books were Featured Novels of the International Thriller Writers Association, among them FIREBALL, FBI CODE RED, The MEDIA MURDERS, SKYFLASH, KILLING WEST, and The WASHINGTON ULTIMATUM. Lee is a multi-year nominee for the Georgia Author of the Year Award, and was a Finalist in the prestigious Terry Kay Prize for Fiction. All of his books are available in paperback and e-book versions in the U.S. and Internationally. Lee served as an officer in the U.S. Army and during his business management career worked for several Fortune 500 companies. He is a graduate of Georgia Tech University and later received his MBA. "