Patrick Rooney is an author of techno-thrillers and historical fiction. A native of New Mexico, he attended the University of New Mexico, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Theory and Composition, and New Mexico State University, where he earned a Master's degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He subsequently earned a Master's Degree in Business Administration from The University of Denver. He honed his writing craft while working as a software designer in the computer industry. He has written two novels. Patrick lives in Broomfield, Colorado, where his interests include playing and composing music, travel, yoga, and investment management.