David Sacks is a former supervising producer and writer and wrote the episode "Fear of Flying". His other writing and producing credits include 3rd Rock From the Sun (for which he won a Golden Globe), Malcolm in the Middle, The Tick and Murphy Brown.
Born and raised in New York City, David Sacks attended Harvard, graduating with a degree in Government in 1984. While there he began his comedy writing career as an editor of the school's humor magazine, The Harvard Lampoon. Upon graduating, David moved to Los Angeles and began writing for television.