Andy Plotkin is a senior curriculum developer for JHT Incorporated, headquartered in Orlando, Florida. He is also an adjunct instructor of sociology at Palm Beach State College, and a writing consultant and tutor at Florida Atlantic University. Andy received his Ph.D. in sociology, MS in communication, and a combined BA in geography and sociology, all from Boston University. He is one of the founding directors of Behavioral Science, the developer of a new, interdisciplinary science of human behavior, for which he co-authored the textbook, Creating Life Before Death. Andy lives with his wife in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.