Dave grew up in Clearwater, having moved from Wildicroft, MD at the age of eight. He and his wife Marlene have three children and six grandchildren. He served honorably in the United States Navy from September 1974 to January 1995. Upon discharge from the Navy, he was employed by E-Systems in St. Petersburg, FL.
Dave has resided in Inverness since 2005 and before taking office in September 2013 he served on the Code Enforcement Board and the Citizen Advisory Council. Dave enjoys serving our community.