Michael Altieri was born, raised, and college educated in Connecticut. In his younger days, he performed with a rock band and worked full time, while obtaining a college degree in marketing. That led to a forty year career with an electric utility company, retiring as an account executive. He currently resides in Arizona with his family, spending time with his grandchildren, and attending all of their sporting events.
His writing career began in 2003. He had finished reading a novel and discovered he didn’t have another book to read. He decided to write one of his own instead and it was published in 2004. He is the author of the thrillers, The DVD Killer, The Secret, and Endangered Species.