Dave graduated from Plymouth State University in New Hampshire with a Bachelor's degree in Recreation Small Business. After leaving New Hampshire he traveled the country leading wilderness expeditions and teaching environmental education. Wanting to settle down Dave moved to Arizona to work at the Orme School of Arizona serving as the Outdoor Program Director and Pre-Algebra teacher. There he took students rock climbing, canyoneering, and backpacking while applying math concepts and other academic subjects. In 2008 Dave joined the Keystone Science School as the School Programs Director where he expanded the curriculum to include many new project based programs for the local community and schools throughout the state of Colorado. In 2014 Dave was promoted to his current position where he oversees KSS's four program areas. In addition to his experience and undergraduate degree, Dave recently received his Master's in Recreation Administration from George Williams College of Aurora University in Wisconsin. Dave also serves on the Association of Experiential Education Rocky Mountain Regional council as the Incoming Chair and on the Summit School District School Board.
How Dave defines Science. Adventure. Fun!
Traveling to uninhabited locations