Dave graduated from Ball State University with a Bachelors in Urban Planning & Development and a Masters of Urban Design in 2009 & 2010 respectively. After interning with New Haven’s Planning Department in 2008, Dave returned to the city as a Planner for the Planning Department in 2015. In 2017 he was appointed the Director of the GIS Department and enjoys helping every department in the city. He creates informative maps, maintains information, performs analysis and designs concepts using various computer programs. Dave treasures spending time with his wife, two daughters and dog in his free time. Some other hobbies of his include bowling, several other sports and card games.