Writer/artist, Archie Comics
Dan Parent is an American comic book artist and writer best known for his work for Archie Comics. A graduate of The Kubert School, Parent began working for Archie immediately after graduation. His writing of the “Love Showdown” series in 1994 received widespread attention. Parent has also illustrated Felix the Cat, Barbie, Disney Adventures, and a wide variety of other titles. Dan is known for creating Archie Comics’ first gay character, Kevin Keller. His current project is Kevin Keller and George Takei, and he’s working on the upcoming Archie Meets Glee.