J. Matt Barber
Matt Barber is the Associate Dean for Online Programs. Before coming to Liberty Law in 2008, Barber served as Policy Director for Cultural Issues with Concerned Women for America. Prior to that, Barber was press secretary for an Illinois gubernatorial candidate, a law enforcement officer for three years, and a corporate fraud investigator for five years.
As a published freelance writer, many newspapers and online publications run his columns, including the Washington Examiner, Washington Times, Insight magazine, WorldNetDaily.com, TownHall.com, and others. Barber frequently appears on Fox News, MSNBC, and CNN, and is a regular guest on dozens of talk radio programs and networks, including Michael Savage, G. Gordon Liddy, Michael Medved, Janet Parshall, Michael Reagan, and Dennis Prager.
Setting him apart from others in his field, Barber served twelve years in the Army National Guard, and was an undefeated professional boxer, retiring in 2004. Several times prior to turning pro, he was a state and regional Golden Gloves champion, competing in the 1992 Western Olympic Trials and winning a Gold Medal in the 1993 Police and Fire World Games.