Craig McConnell was born in Montana, grew up in Central Pennsylvania, and has traveled throughout and lived within several Western States locales, including Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Southern California. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and University of California, Berkeley, he also sojourned for a year in Sardinia, Italy.
An enrolled member of the Fond du Lac Band, Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, with eclectic musical tastes and what could only be termed approximate keyboard skills, he expertly enjoys and modestly collects Native American fine arts.
Cafe Whyoming was written from exile in Southwest Florida. He now resides in Arizona.