Address: 251 W. McElhaney Rd, Taylors, SC 29687
Profession/s : Biological Services Technician for USDA,
Freelance Writer, Blogger, YouTuber, Product Tester
Spouse: Susan Rogers – Five Children and 2 dogs
Pete Rogers is a graduate from the University of South Carolina and earned a Masters in Divinity degree from Erskine Theological Seminary. Over nineteen years ago Pete began merging his love for writing with his love of the outdoors.
Pete spends over 250 days a year afield in pursuit of various game both professionally and recreationally. An avid bow hunter, he also enjoys handgun hunting, gun hunting, wing shooting and trapping. Whether hunting, fishing or trapping, if it has feathers, fur or fins, he is usually not far behind. Taking these and other experiences, Pete publishes over 120 articles and 400 photographs annually for numerous publications. Some of his credits include, Fur Fish Game, Turkey Country,Carolina Sportsman, Shoot-on, and others. He is the author of two outdoor books including winner of the 2012 Excellence in Craft Times Well Spent; Ramblings from A Sportsman’s Life. Along with his newest book, So, You Want to Hunt Turkeys? Released in 2018.
He is a member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) Southeastern Outdoor Press Association (SEOPA)and is past President and former Chairman of the Board of the South Carolina Outdoor Press Association. (SCOPe)
Pete’s stories and photographs have earned numerous awards in literary, photographic, and videography competitions.In 2017 he was given a Pinnacle award by the Professional Outdoor Media Association.
In addition to freelance writing, Pete is an active blogger, and YouTube contributor and seminar speaker. He conducts seminars annually about Outdoor Careers, writing, hunting, trapping and his faith in God. When not afield, he spends his time with his wife Susan, and children in Taylors, SC. If you would like to have him speak at your hunting club, church or event, he can be contacted at; firstname.lastname@example.org, or through his website, www.peterogersoutdoors.com