Ang Pompano is an American fiction and academic writer. He is known for his mystery novels and short stories. He has also written pieces on teaching detective fiction. A member of Mystery Writers of American and Sisters in Crime, he is a longtime member of the New England Crime Bake Planning Committee and board member of Sisters in Crime New England. He is a recipient of the Helen McCloy/MWA Scholarship for Mystery Writing and an Agatha Nomination for Best First Novel. He has a story in the Anthony Award winning anthology, Mystery Most Edible. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, Annette, who is an artist, and his two rescue dogs.