Alex Simmons

Alex Simmons is the founder of the annual Kids Comic Con, founder and curator of the Color of Comics Exhibition. He also served on the board of the New York State Alliance for Arts and Education for five years; is a consultant for the Christopher Barron Live Life Foundation; and is affiliated with the Museum of Comic & Cartoon Art.

Alex Simmons is also an award-winning freelance writer. He’s also a creator of comic books, written for Disney Books, Penguin Press, Simon and Schuster, DC Comics, Archie Comics and creator owned BlackJack. screenplays, and stage plays. And as a teaching artist and consultant he’s shared his years of experience globally.

You can learn more about Alex at or his creator owned comic –