Bob Adelmann is a graduate of Cornell University with two degrees, including a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in economics and finance. Bob’s career path took him from insurance into estate planning, and then into investment and tax planning. After the stock market crash in October of 1987, Bob started his own investment management company that grew to over $15 million in less than 10 years. He then sold the company to his son in 1996 and now concentrates on writing for TNA.
Raven Clabough was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and is the oldest of five children. She acquired both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in English at the University of Albany in upstate New York. She currently lives in Pennsylvania and has been a writer for TNA since January 2010.
Thomas Eddlem has written for TNA for over a decade and has 20+ years of experience as a journalist. He graduated from Stonehill College with a Bachelors of Arts in political science and a minor in history. Tom teaches high school history and is also a radio producer for Salem Radio Boston WROL/AM950. Prior to becoming a contributor Tom was the director of research for The New American.
Larry Greenley was born in Independence, Iowa. He grew up in the Waterloo, Iowa, area then went on to college at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Humanities (philosophy) and Science (molecular biology). He went on to two years of graduate studies in philosophy and psychology at the University of Iowa. He also studied American and European history on the graduate level for many years as a part-time student at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Larry spent 24 years of his career in marketing and sales of scientific products for biological research labs. He joined the staff of The John Birch Society in 1996 as a field coordinator, then served as director of research from 2001 to 2004, director of marketing from 2004 to 2010, and is currently director of missions.
Regular contributor Ed Hiserodt graduated from the first aerospace engineering class at the University of Alabama. He is currently an aerospace engineer and the president of Controls & Power, Inc. With the cooperation of numerous scientific researchers, he authored “Underexposed: What if Radiation is Actually GOOD for you?” Ed writes articles primarily related to energy, science and engineering.
R. Cort Kirkwood
R. Cort Kirkwood holds a master’s degree from Boston University and bachelor’s degree from Loyola College in Baltimore. He has been writing about American politics and culture for more than 20 years. In addition to writing for TNA, Cort has also written for Chronicles, National Review, The Remnant, The Christian Science Monitor, The Wall Street Journal, The Baltimore Sun, The Orange County Register, Taki’s Top Drawer online magazine, and LewRockwell.com.
Alex Newman, a regular contributor, earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Florida in December 2007. Alex has been working for TNA as a freelance journalist and also owns a consulting firm. His frequent topics include economics, education, finance, banking, business and politics. Alex grew up in Latin America, Europe, and Africa, giving him a unique insight into world events.
Joe Wolverton, regular contributor since 2004, is a native of Osceola, Arkansas, but as the child of a career soldier, he was raised primarily in Europe, graduating from high school in Frankfurt, Germany. Joe received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Brigham Young University in 1995 and his Juris Doctorate in 2001 from the University of Memphis.