Dave Lieber

DAVE LIEBER has worked as a Texas newspaper columnist for more than 25 years – first at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and now at The Dallas Morning News where he writes the twice-weekly investigative “Watchdog” column. The author of eight books, Dave is also a certified professional speaker, one of only a thousand in the world. He specializes in teaching strategic storytelling to businesses, groups and individuals. AMON! The Ultimate Texan is his first play.

His latest columns are available on The Dallas Morning News Watchdog page. He fights for Americans and shows them how to save time, money and aggravation. He works to expose corruption and make positive change. TheDailyBeast.com named of his columns one of the 10 best in the U.S. in 2014.

He is founder of a consumer rights movement —  WatchdogNation.com — which shows Americans how to protect themselves from thugs, thieves, scammers, and corporate skulduggery.

His heart is in the non-profit world. He’s co-founder of Summer Santa, one of North Texas’ largest children’s charities. For this, he won the Will Rogers Humanitarian Award. This honor goes to the U.S. newspaper columnist whose work produced positive effects on the lives of readers.


Motivational speaker Dave Lieber is one of America's top storytelling experts for businesses. He quickly trains your team on how to jump to the next skill level with humor and fun.

Tyler Cox, the longtime leader of the legendary radio station WBAP, talks about what it's like to play station founder Amon Carter in the new audiobook, AMON! The Ultimate Texan
Dave Lieber.'s new play about Amon Carter Sr., one of the most consequential figures of the early 20th century in Texas, will have its world debut at Artisan Center Theater in Hurst in May. Tickets now on sale.