Dr. Herb Chapman is professor emeritus of the University of Florida, where he served for 28 years conducting research to improve the Florida cattle industry. Muncy Chapman, along with raising a family and pursuing a career in citrus and nursery management, has won numerous awards for her poetry, stories, and articles in newspapers and magazines. Both Herb and Muncy were raised in Florida, where they still live. They enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren.