2015 Guest of Honor M. William Phelps

M. William PhelpsM. William Phelps is the New York Times best-selling author of 30 books and winner of the 2013 Excellence in (Investigative) Journalism Award. He is also a crime, murder, and serial killer expert, creator/producer/writer and former host of the Investigation Discovery series Dark Minds.

A respected journalist, beyond his book writing, Phelps has written for numerous publications—including the Providence JournalConnecticut Magazine, and Hartford Courant —and consulted on the first season of the hit Showtime cable television series Dexter. He is also one of the regular and recurring experts frequently appearing on two long-running series, Deadly Women and Snapped.

Killer Nashville Founder Clay Stafford interviewed Phelps during a special session. Phelps gave a presentation during a breakout session, and was available to sign books, and was recognized during the Guest of Honor Dinner.