In 2008 Dave joined his son Tom at Momentum Performance Training and became a certified instructor in Suspension Training and Sports Medicine Suspension Training through Fitness Anywhere, the creator of TRX. Dave, at various points in time, has coached swimming, basketball and track and field.
Dave coached the Peru, Indiana YMCA swim team for a year and was a certified water safety instructor for 15 years. Dave was an active volunteer coaching his son Tom’s AAU basketball team for four years. He worked with Coach Paul Johnson developing long jumpers at Stanwood High School (SHS) for nine years. In 2017 and 2018 Dave has done the dryland strength and conditioning for the SHS boys swim team.
In his two years at Shattuck Military Academy (Minnesota) Dave was a member of his high school cross country, swimming and track teams. Although earning two varsity letters in each sport, swimming was where he excelled. In both his junior and senior year Dave finished second in the state meet, as well as setting the school record, in the 200 yard individual medley. Dave was also a member of the swimming teams 4 x 100 freestyle relay setting both school and state records.
Dave earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Indiana University in 1978 and MBA in 1984 at City University in Bellevue. Dave taught graduate level finance and accounting courses at City University. He has also conducted educational seminars for CUNA (Credit Union National Association) and the World Waterpark Association and served on the Board of Directors for a number of organizations.
During the 23-year span from 1979-2002 Dave worked for a number of companies in the Pacific Northwest and has international experience working in Papua New Guinea, and Sydney, Australia. In each company Dave was a member of the executive team.
Dave has been married to wife Carol since 1975.