Alan Maimon is an award-winning journalist and the author of several sports books. He was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in Public Service. He started his professional writing career as a news assistant and sportswriter in the Berlin bureau of The New York Times. He is currently a staff investigator for Centurion Ministries, a Princeton, NJ-based nonprofit that works to vindicate and free wrongfully convicted prisoners. He is a Philadelphia native and a graduate of Brown University.

He can be contacted at alanmaimon@yahoo.com or on Twitter @alanmaimon.