Peter H. Gregory, CISM, CISA, CRISC, CISSP, CIPM, DRCE, CCSK, is a career information technologist and senior director of cyber GRC in a telecommunications company. He is the author of more than forty books, including CISM Certified Information Security Manager All-In-One Exam Guide and CISA Certified Information Systems Auditor All-In-One Exam Guide. Bobby E. Rogers, CISSP-ISSEP, CRISC, CEH, CompTIA CySA, is a cybersecurity professional with over 30 years in the information technology and cybersecurity fields. He currently works with a major engineering company in Huntsville, Alabama, helping to secure networks and manage cyber risk for its customers. He is the author of CRISC Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control All-In-One Exam Guide and CompTIA Mobility+ All-In-One Exam Guide. Dawn Dunkerley, CISSP, ISSAP, ISSEP, ISSMP, CSSLP, PMP, received a Ph.D. in Information Systems from Nova Southeastern University in 2011 with a doctoral focus of information security success within organizations. She holds the 2011 ISC2 Government Information Security Leadership Award (Crystal). She is the author of numerous books including CRISC Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control All-in-One Exam Guide.
J. D. Vertrees (1915--1993) was an entomologist, nurseryman, and educator who collected rare and unusual maples in southern Oregon. He was probably the most knowledgeable grower of Japanese maples in his time, amassing an impressive list of awards. His 1.5-acre arboretum at Maplewood Nursery had the largest collection of Japanese maples in the United States. In 1997, Japanese Maples was selected by the American Horticultural Society as one of the 75 Great American Garden Books.