Author and life coach who turned his life around after serving prison time for drug trafficking in 1987. Some of his most popular works include 2007's Inside: Life Behind Bars in America and 2011's Earning Freedom: Conquering a 45-Year Prison Term.
He grew up in Seattle, Washington and graduated from Shorecrest High School in 1982.
While incarcerated, he wrote seven books and published articles for publications like the Huffington Post.
He married a woman named Christina.
He and JB Glossinger are both noted authors and life coach.