(KUTV) Salt Lake City - Dan Clark is Founder and CEO of an international communications and training firm; High Performance Business Coach; University Professor; National Talk Radio Host; Gold Record Songwriter; a New York Times Best Selling Author of 34 books; and an Award Winning Athlete who fought his way back from a paralyzing injury that cut short his career. (Wow, that's a lot of titles!) Dan is also one of the speakers at the upcoming Uplift Families Parenting Conference (October 14th, 2017 at the Thanksgiving Point Show Barn at 5:30 pm). Kari sat down with Dan to talk about how to motivate children.
About Dan Clark:
Dan is a primary contributing author to the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, has been published in more than 50 million books in 40 languages worldwide, and had his famous story Puppies For Sale made into a film at Paramount Studios starring Jack Lemmon. Dan has been inducted into the National Speakers Hall of Fame, named one of the Top Ten Motivational Speakers In The World, and most significantly, was named 2012 Utah Father of the Year as the proud father of four amazing children! Since 1982, Dan has spoken to more than 5 million people in over 5500 audiences, in all 50 states, 61 countries, on 6 continents, and multiple times to our combat troops on the front lines in Iraq, Afghanistan, Asia and Africa. From 1983 to 1989, Dan was the premier speaker for Mrs. Nancy Reagan’s “Just Say No” positive choices program and spoke to millions of teenagers, in thousands of schools across America. During this same seven year period Dan was also heavily involved in the resolution of America’s suicide epidemic. Consequently, Dan was asked to be the co-host of the highly acclaimed parenting program “Strengthening The Families” distributed throughout the world and continues to speak at national and state education and community conferences.