ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Rick Biondi has studied world order strategy since 1994. He earned a BA in political science from the University of Washington/Seattle (1997); studied international relations at the graduate level under Dr. Jack E. Vincent at the University of Idaho (1998-2000); and holds an MA in Security Management from American Military University (2014). Biondi is a former executive consultant and historian (2001-2002) for the Association to Unite the Democracies (AUD). Rick also served on the Board of the Ashburn Institute—which was spawned by AUD. In 2008, Biondi ran for U.S. Congress in Arizona’s 6th Congressional District as a libertarian. Rick is a veteran of the U.S. Army. He served with the 2nd Ranger Battalion (1989-1991) and as a motorized infantryman (1991-1992).