David has worked in the tourism and historic preservation field for three years. Prior to that, he spent eleven years working in the cinema industry as a theater manager. A native of Cincinnati, David is a graduate of Cincinnati’s School for the Creative and Performing Arts. He has lived in Richmond for the past fifteen years and earned a Bachelor of Arts from Eastern Kentucky University in History.
David is an active member of several local history groups including the Madison County Civil War Roundtable, the Central Kentucky World War Two Roundtable, and the Battle of Richmond Association, of which he currently serves as President. He is also a member of several fraternal organizations including the local Masonic Lodge and the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
In his spare time, David enjoys all things related to history, classic car restoration, the local craft beer scene, and the music of Frank Sinatra.