Brock Beard graduated with honors from the University of California at Irvine with four years on the UCI Men’s Crew and completion of the Humanities Honors Program. He holds a Juris Doctor from John F. Kennedy University with a Witkin Award in Constitutional Law. A racing enthusiast, Beard founded LASTCAR.info in 2009, a site dedicated to NASCAR’s last-place finishers and small teams. His work has been featured on NASCAR.com, SPEED Channel, RaceTalkRadio.com, Manifold Destiny with Mojo Nixon, and the PETM Podcast. Beard lives in Antioch, California.