Ron Foster

Biography

I am going through what most would call a career change. My background competencies include being a Gemologist (Diamond and colored stone appraiser) series 7 and 63 license (Investment banker) Army soldier and Air Force Airman, corporate administrator and entrepreneur to name a few.
I received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Empire State College in Human Services with a specialty in Emergency Management Administration and Planning at age 50. I have a Masters of Administrative Science (MAS) from Fairleigh Dickinson University with 7 graduate certificates.

Certifications include: Alabama Emergency Managers Association (Certified Emergency Manager), National Association Of Safety Professionals (Certified Emergency Management Specialist), FEMA Professional Development Certificate Series awarded, and has Graduate Certificates in: Administrative Science, Emergency Management Administration, Global Security and Terrorism Studies Certificate, Displaced Persons Certificate, School Security & Safety Administration Certificate, Law and Public Safety Administration, and Non Profit Organization and Management.

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Books

The Great Unraveling: A Preppers Perspective
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is the first in a series of stand alone interconnected “Short stories for preppers. Eventually they will all be bound together to form one complete book, but it will take several updates to do so. A lot of preppers the author knows suggested Ron consider giving them their “Fix” of prepper fantasy in this type of short story format of 3 or 4 chapters containing 10,000 to 30,000 words like a Ki
"Crick"
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 49,730. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A cyber-attack has destroyed 80% of America’s electrical grid leaving hundreds of millions of people in the dark with no infrastructure and no running water. Martial law has been declared and it has been rumored that Russian troops are assisting with security and continuity of government operations. Terrorists have blown the hydroelectric Dams surrounding a prepper festival stranding the campers
Driving Towards Disaster: Survival of The Best Prepared
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
How could this post apocalyptic tale of driving to a disaster get any worse? After a mega hurricane impact and an existing major pandemic threatens the Gulf States, it looks like it will shut humanity down in the good old U.S.A.. The author adds the impending doom of governmental martial law imposed, societal collapse based on economic and food riots and the hero is not home yet.
Diary Of A Kudzu Salesman
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Book two the " Prepper Reconstruction" series. The characters from the classic Prepper Trilogy have moved from their survival retreat on the lake and have taken up city living in one of the FEMA reconstruction towns. The government is attempting to jump start the economy once more after a solar storm took down the grid and the economy ten long years ago.
Solitary Man:In Defense of Preppers
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Series: Solitary man, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
There are millions of "preppers" that are working feverishly every day to get prepared for what they fear is a disaster about to happen in America. The motivation for prepping is different for each person. Donald has been getting his farmstead ready by making it more self-reliant in case of a solar storm occurrence that the experts say had a 12% chance of taking the electrical grid out.
The Solitary Man. Countdown to Prepperdon
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Series: Solitary man, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Some folks might call what Donald is trying to create with his little rural house as an effort to become more self-sufficient. Donald can agree with that line of thinking, but the way he sees it, it is going to be own personal uphill battle and race against time to create a safe haven "bugout" location before a NASA predicted solar storm hits.
A Prepper Prepares For Christmas
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Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Prepper Saga continues as the survivors of a solar storms effects on technology struggle to survive a hard winter without lights and power. The lake residents are trying to get into the spirit of the season, but this is difficult to do, as scarce food and bitter cold keeps them close to their homes and in gloomy moods.The government says the solar cycle will continue and to expect another CME
The Prepper Road Saga: Our End Of The Lake Revisited
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Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 7. Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After a solar storm devastated technology in the world, the acclaimed series of books from the Prepper Trilogy which were combined under the title "Our End Of the Lake" told what occured before, but not after, the community took on more people to feed and support. They began to starve and were forced to look for solutions further afield. The four Prepper Novelettes are now combined
Driving Towards Disaster: The Story Thus Far
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Series: Driving towards disaster, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,880. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Most people run from disasters, for people like Jake its your job to get to one as fast as you can.This time he is not so sure he wants to go. A major global pandemic is going on and a major hurricane has just hit the Gulf Coast. To make matters worse the government is forcing the evacuees back to the storm stricken cities or placing them in isolation and quarantine
The Light In The Lake: The Survival Lake Retreat
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Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,750. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Book three of the Prepper Trilogy finds our band of refugees from a solar storm safely moved into a several lake cabins and trying to work on their short term and long term survival. The lake is a beautiful place for a survival retreat, but is it safe with roving groups of lake residents all looking for what meager food resources remain after a EMP event has shut down society as we know it.
Preppers Road March
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Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 51,550. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A solar storm has just hit the world causing a EMP event. A emergency manager visiting Atlanta GA must find his way back home after this electromagnetic pulse has stranded him away from his vehicle and his beloved "bug out bag". With 180 miles to go to his destination, David must let his street smarts and survival skills kick in.
Bug Out! Preppers on the Move!
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Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Book two of the Prepper trilogy finds the disaster planner and emergency manager Dave faced with the choice of bugging out with his cohort of freinds and family as he watches the societal collapse and demise of civilization around him after a electromagnetic pulse (EMP) solar storm has taken out the grid. A post apocalyptic fiction series.

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