Dawson Cowals is a software engineer and graphic designer living outside Portland, Oregon. He is also a singer-songwriter, avid ballroom dancer and active in the PNW board game community. He is one of the co-founders of Cohort VIII Games, which is a company he helped create to design and publish board games.
He currently has two titles slated for release with Cohort VIII Games in 2018:
1) Ratfink: Scurry & Scamper
2) Motif: A Game of Music Theory (forthcoming)
He has also done graphic design and artwork for other games that are currently being designed by other game designers and publishers.