Dave is a prolific writer, having written over 4,000 poems and collaborated on numerous web design projects. As a motivational speaker for groups and businesses, he challenges others to “Think Wow, Make a Vow, Plan How, Do it Now and Push the Plow.” Dave attended Moody Bible Institute and his former job experiences include restaurant management, photography, youth ministry and residential counseling for autistic and mentally retarded individuals. He currently serves as a board member of Correll Missionary Ministries. Dave is the webmaster to George Verwer, founder of Operation Mobilisation in London, England and has ministered on numerous short-term mission trips throughout Europe.
Dave is the founder of PoetTree.com, a group dedicated to producing verbatem scripture songs as well as SurgeUp.com a growing teen related website. He and his wife, Joan and their sons, Nathan and Joshua, live in Des Moines, Iowa.