As Chief Development Officer, David, handles the day-to-day management and operations of the Resources Staff. David is also responsible for developing strategic alliances with American companies that are comprehensive, integrated, and based on shared values. David comes to IAVA with a successful track record in sponsorship, cause marketing, strategic philanthropy and grantsmanship. He views his work with IAVA as a way to serve those who have served. Recent tenures include the American Cancer Society, Orbis International and Lighthouse International. David has a masters degree in nonprofit management from the New School.