David Lambert is our editorial director, responsible for managing the editorial development process for each manuscript for Somersault. Dave is the owner of Lambert Editorial. He’s the author of ten books (including The Missionary); a requested speaker; former senior fiction editor at Howard Publishing, a division of Simon & Schuster; and former executive editor for fiction at Zondervan. His experience includes both book and magazine publishing. Dave is a lifelong acoustic music fan who likes nothing better than browsing through a good guitar store, trying out instruments he can’t afford and pretending he can actually play.