Dan Dougherty is an award-winning illustrator and author of dozens of published works – ranging from graphic novels and comic books to children’s books and newspaper strips. His comic “Beardo” has won multiple Shel-Dorf Awards and has been a regular feature in the Southtown newspaper and on the largest online site for classic and modern comics – gocomics.com. His ongoing, creator-owned comic book “Touching Evil” won the Shel-Dorf award for “Self-Published Comic of the Year”, and he recently received the coveted “Banana Bread Award” from the single mom next door for “Neighbor Most Likely to Catch Her Loose Dog”.