David Coleman is a relationship consultant known on college campuses worldwide as “The Dating Doctor.”  He has been honored fourteen times as the National Speaker of the Year – 11 times by Campus Activities Magazine and 3 times by The National Association for Campus Activities and is the only speaker ever to be honored as the National Entertainer of the Year!  He is a highly sought after speaker, author, entertainer, media personality and product endorser.

David received his B.S. in Speech Pathology and Audiology and his Master of Arts in College Student Personnel from Bowling Green State University.  His book, Making Relationships Matter, has completed its second printing run, and his previous works, Date Smart! and 101 Great Dates are well respected and continue to impact lives worldwide.  David has spoken to more than 2.5 million people in all 50 states, Canada and Europe and another 20,000,000 through his appearances on radio, television and print.  Audience members at more than 2,500 college campuses, corporations, conferences, single’s organizations, military installations, churches and civic groups have experienced his energetic and entertaining programs.

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  • Making Relationships Matter, also called #IWouldSoDateMe
  • Creating One Heartbeat
  • HORRAY! Building a Caring and Inclusive Community of Classmates!
  • Welcome to the Time of Your Life: 20 Keys to Success in College and Life
  • The Art of College Parenting

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You make a lasting impact because in the midst of great information and an ability to get people to think beyond themselves, it’s obvious that you truly value and care about the people you meet. That makes all the difference and has endeared you to so many of us here.

– University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR