David A. Goodman is an American writer and producer and a graduate of the University of Chicago, earning an BA in 1984. He was one of the executive producers of Family Guy, beginning its fourth season, joining the show as a co-executive producer in season three. He was also a writer for several television series, such as The Golden Girls, Futurama and Star Trek: Enterprise. David Goodman also produced Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story. In 2011, Goodman left Family Guy in order to produce the animated Fox series Allen Gregory.