Dave has 43 years of industry experience in closely held businesses, construction, not-for-profits and employee benefit plans. In addition to his CPA, he is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning (CSEP). He also specializes in manufacturing, medical practices, not-for-profits, bookkeeping/ payroll, business consulting, tax, and estates/ trusts.
Dave joined Laine, Appold & Co. in Bay City in 1976, which then merged with Andrews Hooper Pavlik in 2000.
Dave graduated Summa Cum Laude from Ferris State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Accountancy.
Dave is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA), and the Northeast Michigan Estate Planning Council for which he is a past president. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Bay Regional Medical Center and is the current president of the Central High School Athletic Fund. Dave is a volunteer of the Saginaw Valley State University Annual Drive, the Delta College Foundation Investment Advisory Committee, and the Delta College Foundation Planned Giving Committee. He stays involved with many other community organizations as well.