Dave has been a member of the Orange County Council (OCC) Board of Directors for the past eleven years, serving on the Investment Committee and the Audit Committee. He chaired OCC's Friends of Scouting campaign for the past three years, successfully guiding it to achieve its goal for the first time in several years. Previously he has served as a Committee Member of Troop 652 in the former Rancho del Mar District and on the Nominating Committee in Rancho San Joaquin District. He has also actively helped with the Toyota Golf Tournament.
As a youth, Dave was a Cub Scout in Park Ridge, Illinois. In addition to Scouting, Dave has been President and Treasurer of the Board of Directors for the Colony Home Owners Association and was named Colonist of the year in 2003. He is active in the Irvine Presbyterian Church as a Deacon and Sunday Morning Greeter. He also supports Miami University of Ohio and Northwestern University.
Dave lives in Irvine with his wife Paula. They have two adult children, Elizabeth and James, an Eagle Scout.