Jerry McCreary resides in Auburn, Alabama. He had a career as a computer and communications engineer for a major defense contractor. In a fit of mid-life crises, he changed careers and became a financial advisor for a major investment firm. Between careers, he obtained a Ph.D in Management Information Systems. He is retired now and enjoys playing golf and acting in a local theater group. He has two children and is married to a wonderful woman, Sally nee Scribner, who has three children of her own.