Loren L. Coleman is a game designer and science fiction writer and editor. He has been living in the state of Washington. 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 dozens of credits as a RPG designer and board game designer.
One of the guest writers for the narrative-driven board game Sea of Legends. From that game's KS page: "Loren is a prolific writer whose work includes Battletech, Star Trek, Crimson Skies, and Magic: The Gathering."
Note: This person should not be confused with another Loren Coleman, born in 1947, who is an author of books on cryptozoology, the search for mythical creatures.