Author, Veteran, Child Advocate; www.ckcarlton.com
C.K. Carlton is an author living in Richmond, Virginia with his wife and one-year-old son. A former Naval intelligence officer and business executive, he stepped away from his career to address the impact that his sexually abusive childhood was having on his life. He found professional help, during which, he wrote the critically acclaimed memoir, Nice To Meet Me, an inspiring and often humorous account of his first year of intense therapy. He currently writes a fiction series, Cal Unknown, about a former covert operative with a checkered past who is tasked with hunting child predators.