Larry Odell Johnson is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics
at Dutchess Community College, where he has focussed on teaching lower level
mathematics courses for 13 years. Those
courses include beginning algebra through pre-calculus and statistics. A graduate of Arizona State University and
U.C. Berkeley, Larry has degrees in mathematics and criminology. This is his first book but he has previously
published several articles in the academic journal Issues in Criminology.
When his is not teaching, Larry’s interests include reading,
fishing, music, movies, dancing, golf, and traveling.
Recently Larry was awarded Emeritus Status by the Board
of Trustees at Dutchess Community College.
He plans to take early retirement in 2004 and to pursue a career in writing