MSC Association Authors


Colonel Frank Nelson, USAF, MSC (retired)

Financial Planner Frank Nelson Releases New Book on Advanced Planning An experienced and certified financial planner and healthcare executive offers guidance in documenting personal information in case the worst happens in this new book released by Dog Ear Publishing. The book provides valuable tools that will lead to peace of mind when planning for both […]


Colonel Keith Curtis, USAF, MSC (Retired), Ph.D.

“From Management Goal Setting To Organizational Results, Transforming Strategies Into Action” Quorum Books, 1994. Shows how managers in any organizational setting can improve their own and their teams’ results through a unique, step-by-step approach to setting goals and then – most importantly – by putting them into action.  Curtis lays bare the linkages between organizational […]


Tom Campbell, USAF, MSC (retired)

“Travel On – Cycles of the Lifestyle Kind” – “Hayseed, Saint, Sinner, Soldier, Road Warrior, Boomer and Badass” are all chapters in an ebook that mark one of America’s fortunate sons. Everyone is dealt cycles in their life and some get to write about them. Within the 350+ page book, the “Soldier Boy” chapter includes almost 60 pages of Air […]


Colonel Nancy L. McDaniel, USAF, MSC (retired)

A Sound Defense Military Historical Sites of Puget Sound A Sound Defense” is a comprehensive description of military sites of Puget Sound. Military historical sites in the twelve counties (Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish, San Juan, Island, King, Pierce, Thurston, Mason, Kitsap, Clallam and Jefferson) are described with an emphasis on the unique things which happened there. […]


Major Thomas R. Campbell, USAF, MSC (retired)

Badass: The Harley-Davidson Experience is part advice book and part travelogue, chronicling Tom’s ride from his home in Sacramento, California to Sturgis, South Dakota for the annual biker rally. The writing is vivid, and you feel every scrape and bump and exhilarating moment along the way. In the Epilogue, Tom admits he is more milquetoast […]


Major Robert M. Taber, USAF, MSC (retired)

Faire L’ Amour, a historical, romance, fiction novel, ISBN:  1-58820-664-5 Available from Amazon at: or published and available for purchase from: Authorhouse, 1663 Liberty Drive, Bloomington, IN 47403.  The book can also be purchased through local bookstores who order copies from Authorhouse.  The phone number for book ordering is:  813-339-6000, Ext:  5023. Retired USAF […]


Colonel Ray Benedetto, MSC, USAF (retired)

Ray co-authored a business leadership book and two chapters in research –related books. It’s My Company Too!: How Entangled Companies Move Beyond Employee Engagement for Remarkable Results by Kenneth R. Thompson, Ramon L. Benedetto, Thomas J. Walter, & Molly Meyer Available from Amazon at:  Additional Information: Like college athletes, engaged employees are valuable, […]


Major Gerald A. Starr, USAF, MSC (retired)

Penny the One-Eyed Puppy The “runt of the litter” is a puppy named Penny, who overhears her owner say no one would want her because she was born with just one eye. But a lovely lady named Robin declares that her family would love to have Penny come and join them. And the fun begins! […]


Lt Col David “UPS” Brown, USAF, MSC

The Stock Market Playbook.  A book on finance and investing.   Now available on The Stock Market Playbook focuses on teaching new investors how to trade stocks in any market. It takes the reader from start to finish including background chapters on finance, budgeting, and all aspects of investing. The playbook focuses on 7 key strategies […]


Colonel Don (Bulldog) Taylor, USAF, MSC (retired)

“The Quiet Heroes: Timeless Reflections of an American Airman” Published 2016, America’s Press. Link: A short time back I was asked to sit and talk with the father of my wife’s friend Wendy. She told me that her father had served in World War II, but had never really talked about his time in […]