Award Winning "Treasures of the Trails" Books
Awarded 2nd place in the Florida Outdoor Writing Association
Outstanding Florida Outdoor Book of the Year
MAX SCHULMAN, Publisher and Author
Max is a retired USAF aviator and intelligence officer. His duties during a career spanning four decades took him on trails, paths, and the pavement of over 40 countries in North, Central, and South America; Europe, Southwest Asia – and several Pacific Islands. Besides navigator and electronic warfare schools, he attended land and sea survival courses specialized for winter, desert, jungle, and mountain environments. Since his retirement in early 2012, Colonel Schulman has lived in Inverness, Florida. He is a licensed Community Association Manager and consults on community development and environmental issues.
TOM CRAIG, Book Designer, Map Maker, and Writer
Tom is the book and map designer of "Finding the Treasures of the Trails, Hiking, Biking, and Birding - Citrus County," "Finding the Treasures of the Trails, Paddling - Citrus County." and "Finding the Treasures of the Trails, Kayak Fishing - Citrus County". Tom is a graphic artist, photographer, and designer with extensive experience creating and managing commercial projects in the resort, recreational, athletic, and entertainment industries.
MATTHEW A. CLEMONS, Co-Author
Matt is the leading author of "Finding the Treasures of the Trails, Paddling - Citrus County." Matt has a degree in Environmental Marine Science and in Wildlife Conservation. After a 17-year career serving with several State of Florida conservation agencies, Matt is an ACA-certified SUP Instructor and holds a Coastal Kayak Guide endorsement. He is the former manager of St. Martins Marsh Aquatic Preserve. He is a certified Eco-Heritage Guide and instructed a portion of the University of North Florida’s Eco-Heritage Guide Certification Program entitled “Environmental Ethics and Sustainability”.