Roger W. Nielsen is the author of four books, including "The Basement Building Business," “Writing Content, Mastering Magazine and Online Writing,” “One-Mission Man, An American POW’s Struggle to Survive Hitler’s Nazi Prison Camp,” and Big Games Handbook, Fun-Filled Games and Activities for Large Youth Groups.
Roger W. Nielsen received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University and joined a trade magazine publishing company soon afterwards. He later joined the editorial staff of Harcourt, Brace, Javonovich’s magazine division in Columbus, Ohio. Later he became an associate editor on the editorial staff of Farm Journal magazine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Five years later he founded R.W. Nielsen Company, an award-winning magazine publishing firm in Kansas City, Missouri.
Nielsen currently resides in Idaho Falls, Idaho, with his wife, author Carolyn R. Nielsen.