David DonaldThe Center for Public Integrity
David Donald was data editor at the Center, where he oversaw data analysis and computer-assisted reporting. His work ranged from an investigation into the top sub-prime lenders behind the financial meltdown to the under reporting of campus sexual assault to the methods Medicare providers have used for years to overcharge the government healthcare program. Prior to the Center, he served as training director for Investigative Reporters and Editors and the National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting, conducting training sessions in the United States and internationally for thousands of journalists. He is the recipient of the Philip Meyer Award for the best journalism using social science methods, the James K. Batten Award, a Peabody Award, the Dart Award and the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award. He has taught as an adjunct professor at Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism Washington program and at Savannah State University in Savannah, Ga. He left the Center in 2014.