J. L. Choron
Bio: James L. Choron is a journalist and writer living in Mamontovka, a suburb of Moscow, Russia. He has resided in the Russian Federation for more than seventeen years, and is a former senior executive with the Eastman Kodak Company. He is currently owner and chief executive officer of Old Guard Productions, a company dealing in motion picture and television logistics and properties, and American Business Training, a company that deals with sales and customer service training for Russian companies seeking to introduce Western business practices and standards.
He was born in Dallas, Texas, in December 1953, and raised in the small East Texas town of Center, where his parents still reside. He is a graduate of Center High School and Stephen F. Austin State University, where he received a bachelor?s degree in history. He is also a graduate of Moscow State University with a masters degree and a PhD in the same subject, as well as a graduate degree in optical engineering.
Dr. Choron has been a working journalist for slightly more than thirty-five years, and has columns appearing in numerous publications in both Russia and the United States. He has numerous hobbies, primarily related to paranormal and historical research, both of which he has been involved in for more than thirty-five years. He has published a number of independent articles on paranormal encounters and activities as well as on historical topics, and is a staff member with several on-line publications and forums dealing with history and the paranormal.