Scott Rye is a decorated veteran who served throughout the Middle East and Africa. The author of two non-fiction books, Scott has worked as a newspaper correspondent, magazine editor, advertising copywriter and was a partner and Chief Operating Officer of an ad agency before founding his own crisis communications/public relations/government relations firm. His experience also includes a stint as a state constable. Scott read History and English at St. John's College, Oxford, is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Rhodes College (B.A., English) and is currently pursuing a master's degree in History and Politics at Rutgers University.