Author and co-author of 10 books on a variety of subjects, Al Lawrence has been at the center of the chess scene since the early 1980s. He's friendly with four world champions and has met and talked with several more.
Lawrence was Executive Director of the U.S. Chess Federation during a decade of innovation and record-breaking growth. A former public school and college teacher with advanced degrees in instructional techniques, he is especially interested in applying modern teaching theory to chess.
Lawrence is currently Executive Director of the World Chess Hall of Fame in Miami.
Coauthors: Lev Alburt