For more than 35 years, Dave Lieber, a humorist, storyteller, keynote and motivational speaker, has used stories to help change our world. Dave works as The Watchdog columnist at The Dallas Morning News. Dave is a Certified Speaking Professional.
In 2012, he won local, state and national journalism awards for his columns. He's also won the Katie Award from the Dallas Press Club as the Best Columnist in the U.S. Southwest.
He is co-founder of one of North Texas’ largest children’s charities, Summer Santa, which serves thousands of children each year through a volunteer service that has no office or paid staff.
His work for Summer Santa earned him the Will Rogers Humanitarian Award which goes to the U.S. newspaper columnist whose work produces positive effects on the lives of readers.
He is the author of five books. His latest is BAD DAD. He has also written the popular Dave Lieber’s Watchdog Nation, which is the winner of the 2009 Next Generation Indie Book Award for Social Change and the winner of the National Best Books 2009 Award for Social Change. The 2015 edition of this ground-breaking book teaches you tips, tools and strategies to bite back when businesses and scammers do you wrong. In addition, his popular The Dog of My Nightmares: Stories by Texas Columnist Dave Lieber, is now in its fifth printing. With almost 30,000 copies sold, the publisher has released The Dog of My Nightmares as a CD audio book version.
- University of PennsylvaniaAmerican Civilization, 1975 - 1979
- The Dallas Morning NewsThe Watchdog Columnist, 2013 - presentWrites one of America's last investigative news columns, exposing wrongdoing and right-doing in businesses and governments. Column appears Fridays and Sundays in the newspaper and 24/7 on www.DallasNews.com/watchdog
- Yankee Cowboy PublishingPresident/Speaker/Author, 2003 - 2015
- WatchdogNation.comFounder/Leader, 2008 - 2013
- Fort Worth Star-TelegramInvestigative columnist, 1993 - 2013
- The Philadelphia InquirerStaff Writer, 1983 - 1993
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