Kipp Friedman is the youngest son of writer Bruce Jay Friedman. A native New Yorker, Kipp holds B.A.s in History and Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He began his career as a reporter and has worked in public relations and marketing. He is also a professional photographer and tennis coach. Kipp and his wife, Anne, live in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and they have a grown son, Max. Barracuda in the Attic is his first book. Kipp is also a contributing blogger for the Huffington Post.