Blaine Davies earned an MA in history and a BS degree in Business. He taught US history at Boise State University for 14 years. Prior to that, he was a product marketing manager at Hewlett-Packard. He enjoys researching, preparing and giving history lectures. Blaine loves to travel and often reads historical novels set in the places he visits. He has been to all 50 states, Mexico, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, China and numerous other countries in Europe, South America, Asia and the South Pacific. He plays pickle ball and tennis and enjoys ballroom dancing.