Brant, a native son of Georgia, is an avid student of history and an amateur historian with an interest in all areas of history with a special interest in the political history of the US, Britain, and the American Civil War.
Dean is a high-school teacher and amateur historian with an interest in history that began in the 1970s after he was introduced to mythology and explored Civil War battlefields in the Eastern US. He is a self-proclaimed lover of discovering untold stories of the past and an unapologetic conspiracy theorist.
Eric is a proud son of California, who has lived the majority of his life in Phoenix, Arizona. It is said he still resides in Phoenix to this day, though as any Arizonan will attest, there is really only Phoenix to live in.
Aside from his day job at the Stitch Fix warehouse, Eric has been working as an actor within the valley since he was fourteen. From audio books to screen to stage, Eric is game for everything. He recently made his debut as a playwright this last year with “The Present Tense” at Starlight Community Theatre. Needless to say, it was about time travel and astronauts. Eric has had a passionate love of history since he was a kid reading ahead in his history textbook. instead of paying attention in class. He is thrilled to be contributing to A Fork in Time, which combines his love of imagination and history.
Robert was born and raised on the east side of Houston in the community of Galena Park and graduated from the University of Houston. He is a professional corporate trainer and leader in the talent development field in the Houston area and holds the Certified Professional of Learning and Performance (CPLP) designation. Robert is a regular on the Man Up Podcast.
Ros is a professional music instructor with a degree from the University of Texas and provides private instruction through the private music studio that he owns in Houston, Texas (https://www.facebook.com/rosradleyschoolofmusic/).
Ros is an avid lover of all types of music and has a passion for sharing that love.
Ryan was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He graduated high school in 2004, and obtained a Bachelor of Music from Houston Baptist University in 2009 and a Master of Arts in music in 2012. Ryan worked as a public school teacher from 2012-2017, and, at various and sometime overlapping periods, has also worked as a private music instructor, telemarketer, barista, school bus driver, journalist, church pianist, and college professor. He has been an Astros fan since boyhood, and a general baseball fan for the last several years. Ryan is currently serving as Music Director at Woodforest Presbyterian Church and working at civil engineering company Cobb, Fendley & Associates, Inc. while completing a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering degree at the University of Houston.
Sam Smith is a Texan who has a varied background that includes radio broadcasting and meteorology. Sam's interests include baseball, tabletop wargaming, and history. He is a member of the World War II museum in New Orleans and a volunteer in support of the Battleship Texas.