Rob Lubitz has held numerous high-level government positions. He has served as a senior United States Department of Justice official, State Courts Administrator (Florida), Governors Crime Commission Director (North Carolina), Sentencing Commission Director (North Carolina) and Juvenile Justice Director (Arizona). A criminal justice expert, he has been quoted in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, US News and World Report and ABC World News Tonight. He is a former Air Force Officer with a Top Secret security clearance. His second novel, "Beyond Top Secret," was awarded a gold medal in the 2015 Readers Favorite International Book Award Contest.