About the Author
As one who regularly reported to both an outside board of directorsand a management team, he understands the challenges of communicating complexinformation to a multidisciplinary group of professionals who do not live andbreathe hedging concepts. He also served as a director of the company's primarycommodity storage facility, so he appreciates the operational considerations ofmanaging risk. Add in Tim's background as a tax accountant and a CPA, and youhave someone fully qualified to speak the languages of all parties who touchcommodity price risk management.
In addition to consulting for small businesses, TimBishop has co-authored two books with his wife, Debbie, about their midlife launchinto both marriage and cross-country bicycle touring. Two Are Better: Midlife Newlyweds Bicycle Coast to Coast capturesthe story behind the story, while BicycleTouring How-To: What We Learned shares their knowledge with bicycle touringwannabes. Tim and Debbie serve as volunteer hope coaches for TheHopeLine, a nonprofit organizationthat seeks to reach, rescue, and restore hurting teens and young adults. Thecouple blog at openroadpress.com.