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The best moments are those when you take something complex and confusing and make it clear and accessible through design. Better understanding can lead to infinite opportunity.

A self-proclaimed user-experience junkie, David prides himself on his ability to put himself in the shoes of many a website user. Through productive collaboration and thoughtful consideration, he ensures that all CHIEF websites take a user-centric approach in order to facilitate larger client goals. David bolsters his UX expertise with an impressive design background as well as previous experience as a project manager, both of which enhance his cross-functional knowledge.

David holds a BFA from the Pratt Institute. 

Hometown

Made in Baltimore, MD.

Noteworthy Story or Next Adventure

Traveling to China for my last job was an eye opening experience, and Hong Kong is amazing! I would also love to travel some more through Central America. It’s home to some of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been.

Favorite App/Book/Pub

At this moment, I’ve become completely addicted to the gaming app, A Dark Room.

DC Go-to's

After moving back to the DC area from many years in NY, I especially love how easy it is to go hiking and explore the outdoors here. There are so many great options from running through Rock Creek Park to kayaking on the Potomac.