R.M.A. Spears is a "retired Marine, having served 27 years in the U.S. Marine
Corps and U.S. Navy. Assigned to 7th Marines, he was an integral part of the
operational planning and execution of the Opening Gambit, the invasion of Iraq
in 2003 and completed a follow-up tour the following year. Spears holds several
medals for his service. Currently, he resides in Missouri where he is the
founder and real estate developer for Spears Investment Group LLC." R.M.A.
Spears is the author of Armor of Glass: A Novel.