Patrick McDonnell

Patrick McDonnell is a New York Times bestselling author who has won many National Cartoonists Society awards, including Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year and Newspaper Strip of the Year. McDonnell, a committed animal champion and recipient of the Genesis Award, often offers his talents to animal-protection organizations and causes, notably The Humane Society of the United States, where he serves on the national board of directors. McDonnell is also a member of the Charles M. Schulz Foundation's board of directors. Schulz Museum is a museum dedicated to the work of Charles Schulz He lives in the state of New Jersey.