Authors on Stage - Ron Beler
The son of a teacher, and now married to a teacher, Ron Berler has devoted much of his career to writing and reporting on youth issues. He wrote a weekly kids’ issues column for the Chicago Tribune; served as editor-in-chief of NBA Inside Stuff, a pro-basketball magazine for teens; and wrote about youth sports injuries for The New York Times Magazine. He is the author of a children’s book, The Super Book of Baseball, and the editor of Rising Stars: The 10 Best Young Players in the NBA. His work has appeared in Sports Illustrated, Wired, Men’s Journal, and ESPN.com, among other publications.