Dave is an expert in helping you fit and flourish by discovering your personal design and destiny.
Global Impact: United States, Afghanistan, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Kuwait, the Netherlands, Sinai, Thailand
Strengths: Maximizer, Futuristic, Connectedness, Positivity, Strategic
Born in Fayetteville, NC. , Dave has thirty-one years of military service with experience leading at the company, battalion and brigade level. Dave served in the prestigious 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division as a company commander and deployed to the Sinai. In 2008 Dave deployed to Kuwait and Afghanistan as the Deputy Director of the US Central Command (USCENTCOM) Logistics Operations Center. He served on faculty at the Army War College, was the Vice President of The Navigators and executive director and co-founder of WeAlign.
Dave served on Navigator staff for 29 years and with his wife Melody has ministered at Vanderbilt University, overseas in Nancy, France, and twelve years at the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY. They moved to Colorado Springs in 2009 to lead the Navigators Military Ministry overseeing over 400 staff who serve on 112 military installations around the world. In August 2015, he began his new role on leadership team the Navigator Community Ministry (Nav Neighbors) and as the facilitator of the Navigator Missions strategic think tank.
He has coached hundreds of leaders and employees in reaching their potential. He brings understanding to Emotional Intelligence (EI), is a public speaking coach, as well as expert in values assessment and life mapping.
He and his wife, Melody live in Colorado Springs and are the proud parents of two children and two grandchildren. He loves to read, speak, play golf, tennis and engage in fantasy football.
Honors and Achievements:
Dave is a graduate of Ranger, Airborne and Air Assault Schools and earned the Legion of Merit award.
Masters of Strategic Studies, Army War College, Carlisle Barracks
Home Owners Association President, Dave serves as the Division Director for Toastmasters International (Southern Colorado) and is the Chairman of the Board for Caribbean Missions Association.
Dave values fun and freedom; enjoy