Michael Vetter spent his childhood and teen years in Latin America
and the Caribbean before he attended college in Massachusetts. He received degrees in Mechanical Engineering (Lowell Technological
Institute, now UMass Lowell) and Ocean Engineering Massachusetts
Institute of Technology) before being commissioned an officer in the U.S. Air Force.
His service in the Air Force included tours as a scientific and technical intelligence officer for airborne reconnaissance operations and a threat assessment intelligence manager. During an assignment with the Air Force, he trusted Jesus Christ as his Savior. After nine years in the Air Force, he had a twenty-five year career in the civilian defense sector as an analyst, program manager, and department head in the fields of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance.
Michael has written four books in a series of Bible Adventure Stories for youth and young adults with intricate high-technology plots. He has also written a four-book series of Remnant Rescue thrillers that take place during the Great Tribulation period described in Matthew Chapter 24 and the book of Revelation.
The first book in new fictional series was released in the Fall of 2020. The Quiet Centurion takes place in the first century A.D. with the main character a Christian centurion in the Roman Army. The Cohort Chronicles begins with Centurion Linius Crispus Valerius, his family, and a range of characters as apostolic Christianity spreads through the Roman Empire and the fictional characters witness great historical events of the 1st century.
Michel enjoys kayaking, downhill skiing, and cross-country road travel. He and his wife Mary live in Salem, NH