David has over 30 years experience serving clients in the commercial real estate market. He graduated cum laude from Southwest Missouri State University in 1973, with a degree in Economics. Dave was one of the first Certified Commercial Investment Members (CCIM) in southwest Missouri.
In 1996, he was invited to become a member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), making him the first member of both the CCIM and SIOR organizations in Southwest Missouri. As an active member in Springfield’s business community, Dave presently serves on the real estate advisory committee for the Community Foundation of the Ozarks where he serves as an advisor for real estate issues. Recently, he served as a panelist for the Chamber of Commerce Economic Conference and the Ozarks Regional Economic Partnership, serving a 10 county trade area.
Currently, Dave serves on the Advisory Board of Directors for Commerce Bank of Springfield. Previously he has served on the board of directors at Mercantile/US Bank where he chaired the Executive Loan, Trust and Audit committees. Dave was a director of Hickory Hills Country Club and served as a division chairman for the United Way. He was also a member of the task force that rezoned the City of Springfield and was a member of the Vision 20/20