Cofounder of LMG (lernermediaglobal.co.uk), an academic, news, and factual media company trusted by the world's leading media groups, Lerner remains an advisor, editor, and contributor for respected news and academic resources. Since 2003, he has served on the Board of Advisors for American Men and Women of Science.
Lerner holds degrees in science, education, and journalism, including a master's degree and academic honors from Harvard. He an admitted lifetime member of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest all-discipline academic honor society. Postgraduate programs in crisis leadership and emergency response at Harvard's Kennedy School and Harvard School of Public Health, as well as broad experience working in challenging environments, add expertise to his writing on issues related to public health, science, intelligence, terrorism, and disasters.
He is a member of the National Press Club in Washington and Harvard Club of Boston.