Steven Hildreth, Jr. is an author, Iraq War veteran and firearms enthusiast.
Upon leaving the active duty Army, Hildreth set out to become a thriller novelist. He has published three novels, with plans to publish more in the near future.
In October of 2015, Hildreth reached the national stage with a Facebook post revolving around a traffic stop with the Tucson Police Department, using it as a positive commentary on law enforcement. The post went viral, with millions of post views and thousands of likes, shares and comments. Hildreth gave several interviews on the Facebook post, including a radio interview with the British Broadcasting Corporation and a television interview on Fox News's Fox and Friends.
Hildreth resides in Tucson, Arizona.