Dave became the Lead Pastor at LvCC in August 2019. He was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA (Yes, he is a devoted Steelers fan). While at Geneva College, Dave met his wife, Janelle. Before having kids, they had the opportunity to do ministry in places like St. Petersburg, Russia; Charleston, SC; and Sheffield, England. Dave went to Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, PA, where he received his M Div. During that time, Dave and Janelle had two sons, Ben and Liam. Before coming to Longview, Dave was an associate pastor for ten years in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, where he and Janelle had their third son, Jonathan. Dave enjoys almost any sport (soccer being his favorite), traveling, being in nature, and just hanging out with people.