is widely sought after to present at University's across the United States. David is highly involved in developing an Art and Wellness program in Casper Wyoming in conjunction with the Wyoming Symphony, Casper medical center and Casper College. David is a past Western Division President for MENC; he has served as a state president in Nevada and has had various positions on section and state boards for the past 30 years. He is an active adjudicator for music festivals and Bands of America, and as a conductor for honor bands and music camps. During his tenure in WCSD he developed over 25 strategic partnerships with business and community groups to improve music education and access for all students. He has been called upon to speak to the Nevada Legislature committees on the benefits of arts education on student achievement. David was awarded the Administrator of the Year, and the Service to Music Education awards by the Nevada Music Education Association.