About The Author:
James H. Kuykendall
Born and raised in South Texas, James Kuykendall was a U.S. Border Patrol Agent at the age of 21. He later spent several years matching wits with drug traffickers on the Texas/Mexican border as a U.S. Customs Investigator, and had tours of duty in Ecuador, Houston, and Guadalajara  with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. He retired as the agent-in-charge of the DEA in Laredo, Texas after thirty years of service.

Since retirement, he has done private investigations in Texas, consulting in Panama, and security work in Hermosillo, Mexico. Presently he co-owns a real estate appraisal business in Laredo where he resides with his wife, Malena.