He attended Kamiak High School, in Washington, where he was active in choir and theater.
About Ronald Watkins
Blogger and conspiracy theorist also known by his online pseudonym CodeMonkeyZ. He served as the site administrator of the website 8kun which was formerly known as 8chan. He is widely believed to have been behind the QAnon account although he has denied this. His Twitter account was suspended from 2020 to 2023 in an effort to curb the spread of conspiracy theories.
His father is Jim Watkins, who purchased 8kun. His mother, Ton Sun Watkins, is from South Korea.
Friends and colleagues
He supported efforts by Donald Trump to overturn the 2020 election and appeared as an expert witness in a lawsuit filed by Trump's lawyer Sidney Powell.
He lived in Japan for about a year. Before that, he had also lived in China and the Philippines. In 2021, he announced that he was running for the Republican nomination in Arizona's First Congressional District.