David is the Senior Vice-President and General Manager for Citizen Relations. He joined the GVFB Board in 2013, and will serve a seven-year term. He is a former director for the Communications and Public Relations Foundation, and Ship for World Youth Alumni Association.
David has more than 17 years experience in communications, having planned and executed large scale campaigns in every province and territory in Canada, as well as throughout Asia, Europe, the U.S., and Mexico. He has served as a senior advisor to a former Prime Minister of Canada, and has led successful initiatives for several federal and provincial agencies.
As well, David has worked on globally recognized brands such as Gap, General Mills and Future Shop. He has extensive experience in crisis communications, media training and marketing PR, and an in-depth understanding of social media and online advocacy.