I Love the Work, But I Hate the Business is Mel Proctors second book. He is also the author of The Official Fan’s Guide to the Fugitive, a history of the hit television show of the 1960s. In nearly 40 years as a sportscaster, Proctor has called over 5,000 events and conducted more than 2,000 interviews. He has channeled his expertise into Mel Proctor Sports Media, working with athletes, coaches, and aspiring broadcasters. He served as a tutor for the late Junior Seau on Sports Jobs with Junior Seau on the Versus network.
Proctor has also acted in film and television and had a recurring role on NBCs hit Homicide. He is a busy voiceover artist and is completing his first novel. Proctor and his wife Julie live in Encinitas, California.