Audie Willert was born in the Philippines but grew up in NYC from the age of two. In 1977, he formed a punk rock band, the 2Timers with high school friends and convinced them to go to London where they got a singles' deal with Virgin Records. Audie graduated from Hunter College NYC with a B.A. in History in 1989. Stonybrook University New York with an M.A. in English 1991. The University of New South Wales, Sydney, with a graduate degree in Law 2001. He practiced as a criminal lawyer for Legal Aid Sydney for 12 years.
Audie studied Tae Kwon Do in NYC from the late master son for thirteen years and is a third degree blackbelt, teaching Tae Kwon Do in New York, Tokyo and Sydney. He currently teaches English at the College of Southern Nevada.in Las Vegas.