Ronnie Garrison

  • Author of four books on fishing, including The Everything Fishing Book 
  • Winner of over 20 "Excellence in Craft" awards from the Georgia Outdoor Writers Association

Experience

Ronnie Garrison is a former writer for ThoughtCo. He is an award-winning outdoors magazine and newspaper writer and the author of The Everything Fishing Book. He fishes every day and has been a bass club tournament fisherman for 34 years. 

Ronnie Garrison has written a weekly outdoor column for the Griffin Daily News since 1986. His first feature magazine article for a state magazine appeared in 1987 and he has over 300 articles published in Georgia Outdoor News, Alabama Outdoor News, Georgia Sportsman, Bassin Times, Bass Champions and Sporting Clays magazines and wrote The Everything Fishing Book published by Adams Media. Those articles have won Ronnie more than 20 "Excellence in Craft" awards from the Georgia Outdoor Writers Association. He is a member and past president of that organization and a member of Southeast Outdoor Press Association and Professional Outdoor Media Association. He wrote articles about freshwater fishing for ThoughtCo for 16 years. 

Education

Ronnie Garrison holds a B.S. in Education from the University of Georgia, a masters degree in three fields from West Georgia College, and a doctorate in educational school administration from Nova University. 

Awards and Publications

  • Over 20 "Excellence in Craft" awards from the Georgia Outdoor Writers Association
  • The Everything Fishing Book: Grab Your Tackle Box and Get Hooked on America's Favorite Outdoor Sport (2003)
  • Keys To Catching Clarks Hill Bass 2013
  • Keys To Catching Lake Lanier Bass 2014
  • Essential Fishing Everything You Need to Know to Catch the Big One 2006

Ronnie Garrison

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