Chris Pagano hails from Connecticut, but now makes his home in South Carolina. He earned his Bachelor's degree and a PhD from the university of Connecticut He is currently a professor at Clemson University where he teaches classes in Psychology and Ergonomics. Chris also conducts research into the human factors of virtual reality systems, robot tele-operation, and haptic interfaces for laparoscopic surgery.
Chris began historical miniature wargaming in 1987. He has authored three sets of rules: Panzertruppe (WWII micro armor), Idiotic and Useless (hex-based WWI), and The Boys from Isandhlwana (the Anglo-Zulu war of 1879).