Paul Daugherty

Presentation topic:  A Parent Perspective


Paul Daugherty has been a sports columnist for the Cincinnati Enquirer since 1994. He has covered nearly every major American sporting event, as well as five Summer Olympic Games. He is the author of Fair Game, a collection of his sports columns. In March, 2015, he released his memoir, An Uncomplicated Life. It is the love story of raising his daughter, Jillian, who was born with Down syndrome. Paul has been awarded the AP Best Sports Columnist in the country in 2014, Ohio Sports Columnist of the Year 7 times, Ohio Public Image Award for outstanding media coverage of people with disabilities in 2015, and the National Down Syndrome Congress National Media Award in 2016.