Roger Simmermaker has written five books on buying American and trade policy since 1996, including three editions of How Americans Can Buy American: The Power of Consumer Patriotism. He also writes ‘Buy American Mention of the Week’ articles for his website HowtoBuyAmerican.com and WND.com. Roger has a degree in Electronics Engineering Technology and is a former president of his local Machinists Union (IAM&AW).
Roger Simmermaker has been a guest on the Fox Business Network (Mornings with Maria, Neil Cavuto), CNN (Lou Dobbs Tonight, Headline News, Saturday Morning News,) Fox News (Your World with Neil Cavuto, Fox & Friends, Hannity & Colmes), and MSNBC (The Ed Shultz Show, Sam Shane). Roger has also been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Business Week, USA Today, US News & World Report, Industry Week, AAA World Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Orlando Sentinel, Florida Today, and The Washington Times. Radio interviews include WGN Chicago, KFI Los Angeles, and KSFO San Francisco.
Roger grew up in Jacksonville, Illinois, earned his degree in Electronics Engineering Technology in Chicago, and now lives in Orlando, Florida, with his wife and four cats.
Roger is available to speak to your group or organization at your meeting or seminar about buying American, trade policy, and/or economic issues. For more information, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.