Edmond W. Holroyd, III (born 11 January 1945) is a Christian, works mostly in the Lutheran denomination, and has taught catechism and basic Christianity topics to young teenagers since the mid-1960s. He has several other volunteer ministries, including design and establishment of FM radio translator stations in mountains of southwestern Colorado for the Colorado Christian University network (KWBI-KJOL-KDRH). More background details are in the December 1997 interview in Creation Magazine. He is a reviewer for several creation journals.

Educational background: B.S. in astrophysics (1966, University of Rochester, New York), Ph.D. in atmospheric science (1971, State University of New York at Albany), continuing education in geology (early 1990s, Colorado School of Mines).

Employment: Atmospheric research scientist, C.S.I.R.O., Division of Cloud Physics, Epping, NSW, Australia 1971-1974. Research meteorologist, Research physical scientist, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., 1974-present. Work has been in weather modification research and remote sensing. Some college and university instructing. Recently designed the snow accumulation software for the NEXRAD radar system in the U.S.A. Most popular demonstration is the "instant snowstorm" which makes it snow in a classroom setting. Remote sensing research is mostly in the area of mapping noxious weeds. Supplemental work is teaching remote sensing and image processing at the University of Denver.

Ed is very busy with both Christian ministries and as a scientist. Constructive criticisms and corrections of this book promo will be appreciated but may not be acknowledged. Contact may be made by E-mail at eholroyd@juno.com. Postal mail goes to 8905 West 63rd Avenue, Arvada, CO 80004-3103-50, U.S.A.

World travel has been to all 50 of the United States of America, all mainland Canadian provinces, 1970 around the world (eastern and southern Asia, Israel, east and west Africa), 1971-74 and 1997 (eastern Australia and New Zealand), and 1999 (Thailand).

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