Dave began his college education at Broward College and then transferred to Florida State University midway through undergraduate studies. During college Dave wrestled with many doubts about God, the Bible and his Christian faith, but through involvement in campus ministry his faith and commitment to Christ were strengthened. As a student, he served within the campus ministry witnessing on campus and leading small group Bible studies.
After graduation from college Dave felt the Lord calling him to full-time ministry and became a campus missionary with Every Nation Campus Ministries (ENCM). Dave receiving some initial ministry training with Every Nation Ministries and Fuller Theological Seminary and then began serving as a campus minister with ENCM at Florida State University in 2004. He later served as ministry director for ENCM at Florida A & M University.
During this time he met his wife Katie and they were married in 2008. Presently Dave oversees the ENCM campus ministries on all the colleges and universities of Tallahassee, Florida and as a Regional Coordinator connecting EN campus ministries and ministry leaders throughout Florida and Georgia.
He enjoys writing and speaking on topics of faith, ministry and culture.