Steve Gierhart

About me

Dale “Steve” Gierhart is a retired business manager for the United States Army. Based in Huntsville, Alabama on Redstone Arsenal, his career lasted from 1975 to 2010 in which he managed contracts, finances/accounting, and cost estimating for several missile defense systems, among which were Stinger, Avenger, Chaparral, Sentinel, JLENS, SLAMRAAM, and Non-Line of Sight.

He hails from Shawnee, Oklahoma; but most of his adult life has been spent in the beautiful hills of North Alabama where he lives with his wife, Bonny, who raises Tennessee Walking Horses.

Steve has 4 children, a stepson, and 7 grandchildren.

Steve enjoys writing now that he is retired and plans more excursions of the imagination.

He and Bonny, a retired engineer who worked as a contractor on several NASA and Army programs, will travel in their retirement though 15 horses, 4 dogs and 3 cats can crimp the best of plans.

His historical fantasy “Shadow of The Conjurer” arrives on Amazon in August 2012

From my website

Ardent Writer Press and Coffee Tree Writers attend Rocket City Lit Fest and Dinner Party

Ardent Writer Press and Coffee Tree Writers attended Rocket City Lit Fest (RCLF) and a dinner party in celebration of RCLF at the farm of publisher Steve and Bonny Gierhart in Brownsboro. The dinner party was held on the Friday evening preceding RCLF which was held at the Von Braun…

Ardent Writer Press attends Alabama School Library Conference

Publisher Steve Gierhart, his wife, Bonny, and Carol Ealons, author of Tuxedo Junction-Right Back Where I Belong, attended the Alabama School Library Association (ASLA) conference at Mountain Brook High School on June 8, 2015. ASLA and Mountain Brook High were wonderful hosts, and The Ardent Writer Press made several librarian…

Fires and Other Stories by Murray Dunlap is Published on June 7th!

Fires and Other Stories by Murray Dunlap is Published on June 7th! by Steve Gierhart | Jun 13, 2015 | Ardent Writer Press, Murray Dunlap (Fires)         June 7th marks both a happy and tragic date for Murray Dunlap.  On June 7, 2015 his new collection of…

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