Eric Anderson graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in journalism (public relations).

He worked for newspapers in Weirton, WV; Charleston, WV; Piqua, Ohio; and Newark, Ohio before leaving the newspaper business for good and became a software developer. Today, he manages a large web-based application for a major analytics firm.

He divides his time between Central Ohio and the Gulf Coast of Florida.

He and his wife Tanya live with a dog named Kirby.