Kris Brandt Riske
Kris Brandt Riske is the executive director and a professional member of the American Federation of Astrologers (AFA), the oldest U.S. astrological organization, founded in 1938; and a member of National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR). She has a master’s degree in journalism and a certificate of achievement in weather forecasting from Penn State.
Kris is the author of several books, including: Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Astrology: The Easy Way to Learn Astrology; Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Predictive Astrology; Mapping Your Money; Mapping Your Future; and coauthor of Mapping Your Travels and Relocation; and Astrometeorology: Planetary Powers in Weather Forecasting. She also writes for astrology publications, and does the annual weather forecast for Llewellyn’s Moon Sign Book. In addition to astrometeorology, she specializes in predictive astrology.
Kris is an avid NASCAR fan, although she’d rather be a driver than a spectator. In 2011 she fulfilled her dream when she drove a stock car for twelve fast laps. She also enjoys gardening, reading, jazz, and her three cats.