University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Eugene L Sierras Jr

Juley Sierras

Eugene Sierras was born in Tucson, Arizona. He attended local schools and graduated from the Univerity of Arizona in 1964. After graduation, he was immediately called to active duty in the United States Naval Reserve. He received his commission from the Naval Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island. After completing the Damage Control Assistant Course and Nuclear and Chemical and Biological Warfare School in Philadelphia Pennsylvania he was assigned to the USS Rockville where he served until receiving orders to the Basic Naval Aviation Observer's School in Pensacola, Florida via Pre Flight Training. He received his Navy Flight Officer Wings in 1967 and after completing Ready Replacement Training in San Diego, California he was assigned to fighter squadrons aboard aircraft carriers and deployed both to Southeast Asia and the Mediterranean theaters. After an assignment to the Aviation Training Command, he served a tour as Communications Officer aboard the USS Lexington. He completed his Navy career after completing staff officer and executive officer assignments.

Eugene returned to Tucson, Arizona and completed a career with the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

He currently resides in Tucson, Arizona.

Scheduled events:
Indie Author Pavilion - Adult Fiction
Indie Author Pavilion - Adult Fiction (Seats 10)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Authors: Eugene Sierras, Judith J Howard, Sidney Reetz, Megan Vaughn, Kira Tone, Martha Knox, Barbara Sattler, Nate Granzow, Tammy Pederson, Kaitlin Bergfield

Athirst in Spirit
Fiction / Literature
Trafford Publishing
January 2018
ISBN 9781490789224
204 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Richard Valencia is in the autumn of his life. He has suffered the tragic loss of his first wife and daughter. More/less

Beyond El Camino Del Diablo: Beyond the Devil's Highway
Fiction / Literature
Trafford Publishing
February 2015
ISBN 9781490756059
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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