About Gary Seigel -
Gary Seigel was raised in Encino, California where his debut novel, Haskell Himself, takes place. He has a BA from USC and a Masters and PhD in English from Rutgers University. A former professor with the LA Community Colleges, Gary also co-owned a California Closet franchise.
Since 1999, he has traveled the globe as a corporate trainer specializing in helping employees control their inner jerk when writing emails and holding conversations with difficult people. His book The Mouth Trap: Strategies, Tips and Secrets for Keeping Your Feet out of Your Mouth, published in 2008, has been translated into over a dozen languages. He is the father of three sons and currently lives in South Pasadena.