Dan Moulthrop (@danmoulthrop) is CEO of The City Club of Cleveland, the nation’s oldest continuously running free speech forum. Founded in 1912, The City Club convenes over a hundred programs every year on topics covering just about every issue and topic of importance to Northeast Ohio, including political debates, panel discussions, speeches and conversations with thought leaders.
He was a co-founder of The Civic Commons, a Knight Foundation project creating a social media environment designed for civil civic dialogue. Prior to that, he was the host of Sound of Ideas on 90.3 WCPN ideastream.
Dan is also co-author, with Dave Eggers and Ninive Calegari, of the best-selling book Teachers Have it Easy: The Big Sacrifices and Small Salaries of America’s Teachers (The New Press, 2005), which provided the basis for the 2011 documentary “American Teacher.” He’s an award winning local public radio host, a former high school teacher and a graduate of UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. He lives in Shaker Heights, Ohio, with his wife and three children.
Dan will be tweeting for @InTheCLE through October 5th!