The owner of Pederson Stamps is Richard Pederson. Richard is a dealer member of the American Philatelic Society (APS), American Stamp Dealers Association (ASDA), and National Stamp Dealers Association (NSDA). He has been a stamp dealer since 2008 and has collected stamps and postal history since the age of 7, with a special interest in the U.S. Presidential Series of 1938 (i.e., the Prexies) and Allied Military Government (AMG) issues. Richard is a Past-President of the AMG Collectors' Club (AMGCC) and is editor of the AMGCC journal, the A.M.G. Courier, as well as NSDA News, the newsletter for the NSDA. He belongs to the following collector clubs and societies: APS (Life Member); American Topical Association (ATA); AMGCC; U.S. Stamp Society (USSS); U.S. Philatelic Classics Society (USPCS); life member of the American Association of Philatelic Exhibitors (AAPE); United Postal Stationery Society (UPSS); Mourning Stamps & Covers Club; Perfins Club; U.S. Possessions Philatelic Society (USPPS); APS Writers Unit #30; Postal History Society; and State Revenue Society. Richard has also written numerous articles on stamps and postal history for philatelic publications including MeKeel's & Stamps, U.S. Stamp News; the A.M.G. Courier; the Prexie Era, Possessions; the American Stamp Dealer & Collector, The United States Specialist, The Smokey Mountain Philatelist, and NSDA News.