Celebrated 55 years in broadcasting in 2019. Became a student of river history in 1973 when a news reporter working the St. Louis, Missouri, area on various AM and FM radio stations, and networked to the historic brother of Steamboat Bill mere months before his death, recording first-person accounts of steamboat river history.
Award-winning Career Journalist; Speaker; Author; Writer; Events Producer; international ScienceNews Radio Network Host/Producer; Knight of the Nanotech Institute, University of Texas at Dallas; Press Relations Chair volunteer for many IEEE Conferences; 2011 AAES Journalism Award; 2010 IEEE-USA Literary Award.
A History of the Steamboat Era, as told by the two historical men who lived it
All ages and genders, Steamboat history buffs, American history students, river history enthusiasts