David graduated from Michigan Technology University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife Management and Ecology, and an additional major in Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, emphasizing communicating natural resources.
Dave has been with us since Spring 2015. Prior to joining our team, he was a seasonal worker for the Michigan DNR at the Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery. David enjoyed giving guided tours of the hatchery, guided nature hikes, and managing the wildlife exhibits.
Dave attended the NWCOA Bat Standards training.
His favorite outdoor activities include fishing, birding, hiking, and running. An interesting fact about David, is that he has safely and successfully fished all five of the Great Lakes in his inflatable dinghy boat. David is very passionate about his work and is a bright and outgoing young man.
In 2020, Dave was married in Hawaii.