"Chuck Pfarrer writes with the brilliant eye of a novelist and the real-world authority of a soldier who has fought in the world's most mysterious corners."

Praise for SEAL Target Geronimo


Charles Patrick “Chuck” Pfarrer, III  is an American novelist, non-fiction writer, screenwriter, and former U.S. Navy SEAL. Pfarrer went through Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL training (BUD/S) in 1981 and spent 8 years as a Navy SEAL.

Media About

In his continuing role as a counterterrorism consultant and military contractor, Chuck Pfarrer is frequently tapped as a commentator and expert by such media outlets as CSPAN2, NPR, Voice of America, Fox-TV and America Tonight.


These days, Chuck isn’t often leaping out of helicopters in full battle gear, but he does speak frequently at writers conferences, symposia and other events. Check this page for details on Chuck’s book tours and other speaking engagements.