Greg Porter was born and raised in Virginia Beach, VA. He has always had a gift for drawing and visual arts, but decided to pursue a career in science instead. He received a Bachelor of Science in Food Science & Technology from Virginia Tech in May 2014. He left that summer to travel the Carolinas for nine months. There he started a small business commissioning custom pet portraits, rediscovering his passion for creation and entrepreneurship. 
        Greg Porter then moved to the mountains of Wintergreen, VA and began writing and illustrating The Curse of the Unending Sneeze. He plans on publishing captivating children’s picture books for years to come.