Dave was born and raised in Burley, Idaho, and graduated from Burley High. He has served on the District Disciplinary Review Committee (DDRC) for Cassia County Schools for the last several years. He gets involved as much as he can with the Cassia County School District. Dave studied, competed and taught Martial Arts for 38 years, including weapons of all sorts. His main hobby is fixing up and painting old muscle cars. Dave is in the insurance business to help his neighbors and community members as much as he can.