L. Todd Wood
L. Todd Wood Todd is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy. He has been an aeronautical engineer and an Air Force pilot, and flew for the 20th Special Operations Squadron that started Desert Storm. In 1991 to 1994 he was active in classified missions in support of counterterrorism under the control of the National Command Authority and deployed throughout the world. In 1994 Todd joined an investment bank. During this second career he became highly knowledgeable in Emerging Markets Fixed Income and traveled a great deal internationally with a focus on the Caribbean. He became acutely aware of the consequences of economic decisions and their effect on national and economic security. However, Todd's love of storytelling made him leave the financial business in 2011 to write. His economic thriller Currency was published in December of 2011. Once he began typing, he never stopped. He has been published in the Armed Forces Journal and now lives in a farm in Connecticut.