Scott Emerson has spoken to nearly 10,000 students over the past ten years about writing, the process of making books, getting published and never giving up.
He has been married 16 years, has two daughters, 12 and 15 years old, three dogs and a hamster.
Before becoming an author, he wrote and produced television commercials and was the creative director of an advertising agency in San Francisco. He is currently a partner in Telos Fine Art, an art studio in Tempe, Arizona.
Biography provided by the author, January 2004.