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I own a one man automotive repair shop in Oakland, CA. I write adventure fiction and have fourteen of my novels offered for Amazon Kindle. My three latest novels are: COLD BLOODED published by Wild Child Publishing, HARD CASE published by RJ Parker Publishing, and THE PROTECTORS published by RJ Parker Publishing. My new paranormal novel LANCELOT was released in October of 2012. I published my humorous paranormal romance, LAYLA, in November of 2012, and my YA paranormal, DEMON in December. DEMON is the first book of a YA trilogy. I served aboard the USS Ranger (CVA61) from 1969 until November of 1972. I earned an AA degree in Auto Technology from Chabot College in Hayward, CA, and a BA degree in English from Cal State Hayward. My hobbies are basketball, backpacking, and scuba diving. My favorite dive spot is Point Lobos near Pacific Grove, CA.

Profile Summary:
General Auto & Truck Repair Oakland, CA
Novelist Oakland, CA
Screenplay writing Oakland, CA
More About Me
Writing, Scuba Diving, Basketball
Work Experience:
1968 - Final Line Repair at GM Assembly Plant in Lordstown, Ohio
1968 - 1973 - United States Navy - Interior Communications Tech
1973 - Mechanic - Trumbull County Ohio Sheriff's Garage
1974 - 1976 - Mechanic - K-Mart Garage & Siltec Corp
1976 - Current - Owner/Tech - Nilson Brothers Garage in Oakland, CA
High School Diploma - Warren Western Reserve, Warren, Ohio
AA Degree Auto Tech - Chabot College, Hayward, CA
BA Degree English - Cal State Hayward, CA
Organizations / Affilations:
iATN - International Automotive Technicians Network
Veterans of Foreign Wars
American Legion
Bernard DeLeo is located in Oakland, CA and has the following skills: General Auto & Truck Repair, Novelist, Screenplay writing
Mechanics, Writing / Journalism
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General Auto & Truck Repair

Category: Mechanics
I worked at Nilson Brothers Garage in Oakland, CA from 1976 until 1983 when I bought it from the prior owner. I still run it as a one man shop currently.
Relevant Education / Credentials
AA Degree from Chabot College in Hayward, CA in Automotive Technology, BA Degree in English from Cal State Hayward, ASE Certified Master Automotive Tech, ASE Certified Advanced Engine Performance Tech
Years Experience: 38


Category: Writing / Journalism
I have fourteen novels for sale on Amazon. My novel COLD BLOODED was featured in Book Trailers Showcase e-mag, along with one of my short stories. My Amazon Author's page is here:
Relevant Education / Credentials
BA Degree in English from Cal State Hayward
Years Experience: 37

Screenplay writing

Category: Writing / Journalism
I have begun writing screenplays adapted from my novels. I have three completed, and listed at STAGE 32.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Years Experience: 1