Jaron Summers wrote numerous primetime television and radio programs, including those for HBO, CBS, ACCESS TV and CBC. He conceived the TV and Film Institute of Canada.
Funded by the University of Alberta and ITV, Jaron ran the Institute for 12 years, donating his services for ten of those years. Summers mentored dozens of writers and continues to do so.
He holds an MFA in TV writing/producing from UCLA and a BA in Communication & Business from Brigham-Young University, where he was editor-in-chief of their award-winning student newspaper The Daily Universe. He has written hundreds of articles, columns and editorials for daily and weekly newspapers and magazines.
For a more comprehensive list of Jaron’s works, visit his website, which includes a weekly blog – a collection of short stories, humour pieces, essays and articles that have been published worldwide at JaronSummers.com . Jaron and his wife, Kate, divide their time between Edmonton, Alberta and Bel Air, California.
The day I signed 3,000 copies of a hard
cover novel: The Mall. Was my hand sore.