Scott A. Mehlman was born, and currently resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He has also lived in Columbus, Ohio, Orlando, Florida and Naples, Italy. Scott has served in the US Navy and driven an 18-wheeler, he's been an accounting clerk and worked in retail. Scott has earned both a BS and an MBA; he has skied the Alps, snowboarded in the Rockies and camped in the Appalachians; he has gone diving in the Mediterranean and the Pacific. Scott has collected a wide range of experiences, and continues to seek outlets that engage and satisfy his creative impulses. He has recently published his second novel in The Immortal Virus series, Immortal Rising, and is currently editing the third and fourth books in the series. Scott is also the author of an ongoing series of short stories entitled, JAEGER.