Daco Auffenorde was born at the Naval hospital in Bethesda, Maryland and raised in Huntsville, Alabama--also known as Rocket City for its role in building the rocket that took astronauts into space--Daco holds a B.A. and M.A.S. from The University of Alabama in Huntsville and a J.D. from the Cumberland School of Law. She is a member of the International Thriller Writers, Mystery Writers of America, Romance Writers of America, Alabama Writers' Forum, Authors Guild, and Alabama State Bar. She is the author of Cover Your Tracks.