A.T. Roberts was raised on Long Island, NY in a family of extensive military service. After earning his Bachelor of Science in education from the State University of New York system, he joined the U.S. Navy and was commissioned as an officer. Upon completion of flight training and earning his Naval Flight Officer wings of gold, A.T. Roberts embarked on multiple deployments aboard aircraft carriers in support of ongoing combat operations in the Global War on Terrorism. On shore duty he completed his Joint Professional Military Education as well as a Master of Arts in military history, with honors.
Inspired by the courage of select peers as well as the occasional non-conformist adrift in the twenty-first century military milieu, A.T. Roberts set out to write A Few Days in the Navy, his first novel. In addition, he occasionally publishes freelance articles on cultural topics.