Dave is a Tucson native, with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arizona and an M.Div. from Trinity Lutheran Seminary. He served as the solo/lead pastor of Community of Hope Lutheran Church from 1990-2011. In 2011, he became the full time Church Domain Director for 4Tucson, helping churches and pastors throughout Tucson work more closely together. David has been married to his beautiful wife Valerie for nearly 30 years, and they have 4 children. David has served as the president for Tucson Association of Evangelicals and on the national Board of Trustees and Board of Ministry for Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ. He has authored two books, Jesus’ Surprising Strategy, and If It Was Easy, Jesus Wouldn’t Have Prayed for It, both addressing Jesus’ prayer for citywide Christian unity.