David provides implementation support, leadership coaching, training, and technical assistance for local, regional, and state-wide efforts to promote healthy, sustainable communities. Leadership-, Partnership-, and Coalition-development have been his focus over the past 9 years.
David spent nine years working for two top-25 Community Foundations in the nation - The Greater Milwaukee Foundation; and The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta – serving as Program Officer, Senior Program Officer, and Director of Community Partnerships - respectively.
Born and raised in the Northeast, he currently lives in a Decatur, Ga community with ample, natural green habitat and park space; where he enjoys walking and playing with his son, Emmanuel, and their dog - Nami.
David has a BA degree in Psychology from the University of Delaware, and a certification from the Eisenhower Foundation on Accountability & Performance Measurement. He’s a Hull Leaders in Philanthropy Fellow, and founding member of the Southeastern Network of African Americans in Philanthropy. He recently completed two terms on the Board of Directors for Voices for Georgia’s Children - including a term as policy committee chair.