Ron Harrod is a born-again Christian, currently living with his wife, Elizabeth, in Cary, NC. He has one son and one grandson.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University graduating magna cum laude in 1972.

Ron spent his 36-year professional career working in logic design and programming development for IBM Corporation in the Research Triangle Park, NC.

He enjoys Bible study, computers, body surfing, swimming, running, tennis, writing, investing, artificial intelligence, neural networks, and fun times with family and friends.