Jamie Dodson is the award-winning novelist of the Nick Grant Adventure series.
It’s what he does for fun.
He started writing not long after moving to Huntsville in 2001. He’s attempted to retire on several occasions, but because of his outstanding service to our country, Jamie still has a day job.
Jamie is a Technology Protection Officer for the Security and Intelligence Division, U.S. Army, Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center, Intelligence Division at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama.
For more than 30 years, Jamie has dedicated his life to protecting our country. He has served with Special Operations, Army Aviation, Airborne Infantry and Military Police. He’s worked assignments in Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Germany, Hungary, Croatia, Bosnia, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Japan, Korea, Guam, Samoa, the Hawaiian Islands, and all over the U.S.
Jamie has a Systems Engineering Certification from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, a Master’s degree in Computers and Systems Management from Webster University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Geospatial Science from the University of Colorado.
He is married to Dr. Joan Shawski. They have three grown children, Ian, Neil and Glenna. Today they share their home with an Australian shepherd, Gracie, and a German shepherd, Jasper.