Loren L. Coleman is a game designer and science fiction writer and editor. He has written books for Star Trek, Battletech, Conan, and Magic: The Gathering. He was first published in 1995. In 2003, he helped found InMediaRes, a company created to license Classic BattleTech fiction. In 2007, InMediaRes created Catalyst Game Labs for the purposes of publishing Shadowrun and Classic BattleTech properties.
He has been living in the state of Washington.
Note: This person should not be confused with Loren Coleman (born 1947) who is an author of books on cryptozoology, the search for mythical creatures.