Edward Zellem

President and CEO,
Edward Zellem Writers LLC

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Edward Zellem Writers LLC
Tampa, FL

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Edward Zellem is the 12-time award-winning author of 5 books in 19 languages. He also is a freelance grant writer and copywriter. He writes to help non-profit organizations find and gain the funding sources they need, and to help businesses get more traffic, conversions and sales. He retired as a U.S. Navy captain after 30 years of active duty service. He is now a full-time writer and scuba diving instructor in Florida. 

He is known internationally as an expert writer and communicator on a variety of subjects, and has been featured in national and international media such as the BBC, Voice of America, The Christian Science Monitor, Fox NewsRadio, Veterans Radio Network, Afghan Voice FM London, Radio Free Europe, and many more.

Passions include writing, travel, improving the SEO and web presence of businesses and 501(c)3 nonprofits, and scuba diving as a PADI IDC Staff Instructor and Master Scuba Diver.

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Auburn University at Montgomery
Montgomery, Alabama
Master of Public Administration (MPA), 1999
Public Administration

Defense Intelligence College
Washington, District Of Columbia
Master of Science, 1993
Strategic Intelligence

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
Bachelor of Arts, 1984
Foreign Affairs

Air Command and Staff College
Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery, Alabama
Master of Science, 1999
Operational Art and Science

Job History

Edward Zellem Writers LLC
President and CEO
Tampa, FL
January 2016 - present

Cultures Direct Press
Award-winning author
May 2012 - present

Global Impact
Board of Directors
Alexandria, VA
January 2012 - present

U.S. Navy officer
May 1987 - present