David M. J. All
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David M. J. All

American Changemaker

David All is an American Changemaker, media storyteller and award-winning change consultant who was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio and currently lives in Washington, DC.

Raised by warriors, storytellers, playwrights and poets, David has mastered the power of words and movement of people. His craft is to carefully plant the right words in the sea of media and culture to grow into powerful stories and fuel movements to shape our world in a positive way. Stories move us to make mountains and inspire us to courageously climb up and commune with our calling.

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    David (at) davidall.com, 415-852-2618

Experience Highlights

  • Pioneered social media and Web2 in politics and grassroots advocacy
  • Seasoned consultant for Google, Intel, Lenovo, Better Business Bureau, Burning Man
  • Recognized with 19 prestigious awards for transformative work spanning diverse industries, continents, cultures, and communities
  • Speechwriter, US Senate and Communications Director, US House Leadership
  • Organized 78 in-person events elevating 337 speakers with 5,530 attendees at inspiring venues including the National Press Club, Guggenheim Museum, Columbus Museum of Art, Postmasters Gallery, Bright Moments NYC, The Capital Factory
  • Ideas published in The New York Times, Politico, Washington Post, PR News
  • Polished media personality appearing on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, ABC, CBS, NBC
  • Graduated 20-week cooking school in Los Angeles, CA

Change in America One Story at a Time

David is the visionary co-author of groundbreaking research aimed at solving the opioid epidemic by revealing Recovery Deserts in America with data. [1] [2] [3]

David versus the Opioid Epidemic
Discussing my work in the opioid epidemic in Ohio and calling for more teamwork between disparate organizations and the communities working to address the ch…

This transformative work addresses underserved communities trapped in opioid addiction without adequate resources by creating an innovative algorithm that identifies areas in dire need of services. David’s unwavering commitment to solving America's opioid epidemic continues as he strives to implement his long-term vision, one Recovery Desert at a time. Join him in making a difference by reaching out today.

Awards and Recognition

  • Blockchain Breakthrough for a Better World
    HeroX with Coinbase Giving and Base11 · Seattle, WA · 2022

  • Nominee, Embrace Civility Award
    City of Beverly Hills · Beverly Hills, CA · 2020

  • Person to Watch in Columbus
    Columbus Monthly · Columbus, Ohio · 2017

  • Everyday Superhero
    Inspire the World Day · Columbus, Ohio · 2015

  • First Place - Startup Pitch Competition
    Startup Weekend · Columbus, Ohio · 2015

  • Best Use of Digital/Broadcast
    PRWeek Awards · Washington, DC · 2012

  • Award of Merit for Best Interior Tenant Space up to 10,000 sf.Award of Merit for Best Interior Tenant Space up to 10,000 sf.
    NAIOP · Washington, DC · 2011

  • Marathon Finisher (03:51:42)
    San Francisco Marathon · San Francisco, CA · 2011

  • Most Innovative Product of the Year
    Reed Awards · Washington, DC · 2010

  • Best Use of Social Networking Technology
    Reed Awards · Washington, DC · 2010

  • Best Use of Social Media
    Pollie Awards · Washington, DC · 2010

  • Best Use of New Technology
    Pollie Awards · Washington, DC · 2010

  • Best Facebook Page
    Pollie Awards · Washington, DC · 2010

  • Best Facebook Application (act.ivi.st)
    Pollie Awards · Washington, DC · 2010

  • Best Blog, National Politics ("TechRepublican")
    Golden Dot Awards · Washington, DC · 2009

  • Top Five Trust Agent Changing the Face of Twitter
    Fast Company · Washington, DC · 2009

  • Top 10 Who Are Changing the World of Internet and Politics
    World eDemocracy Forum Awards · Paris, France · 2008

  • Rising Star
    Campaigns & Elections · Washington, DC · 2008

  • People's Choice Award for 2006 Online Politician of the Year (Jack Kingston)
    Golden Dot Awards · Washington, DC · 2007