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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Mike (Myron G.) Odell  

Pen Name: None


Born: Elgin, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Odell was born and raised in Elgin, Illinois. He graduated from the University of Illinois with both a BS and MBA.

Biographical and Professional Information

Odell graduated from the University of Illinois with an MBA and retired after a 35-year career as an IT professional. Over the years he has written a number of professional publications and contributed to professional references. He has published articles in ''Victory Lane'', the vintage and historic racing news magazine and he has also written for ''Road Racers'' Magazine. His wife, Cindy, provided the illustrations for his book, ''Brother Mine''.

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