Dave is a native Oregonian, who graduated from Oregon State University and began a long career as owner of a residential real estate appraisal business in the Portland area. After 44 years, the business is still intact.
In 1984, Dave began a second career in music ministry as Pastor of Worship in a large church in Northwest Portland. Over the course of 25 years, Dave directed large choirs and orchestras in two churches and became involved with the Luis Palau Evangelistic Association for seven years, as the platform worship leader for all the campaigns in the US and in several other parts of the world.
In 1998, Dave became a board member for Eternity Minded Ministries and traveled extensively on missions to Africa, Eastern Europe, India and South America. Dave’s role was sharing the gospel and being involved with humanitarian aid during this ministry’s life span.
In 2017, Dave was reacquainted with Tim Robnett of ETeamGlobal and traveled with him to Poland and Africa in late 2017 and 2018. Dave accepted an invitation to go on the board of directors in January, 2018.
Dave has a wife, two daughters and four grandchildren whom he very much adores. He enjoys golf, skiing, hiking and bicycling.