David serves as the Senior Vice President, Global Mission, State Development and Operations and is responsible for managing the day to day programs of Best Buddies International. An employee since 1996, he has worked diligently to make an impact in the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The youngest of five children, David’s passion for advocacy developed at an early age. He has a brother and sister with intellectual disabilities and has always recognized their talents and abilities. David has volunteered and been matched in a Best Buddies friendship since 1991. He is a graduate of the University of South Florida.