David (he/him) moved to the Bay Area from Denver in 1986, and fell in love with its diversity and progressive values. In 2005 he and his husband moved to Oakland to settle down, and the city has been home ever since. David has been a highly respected home improvement professional for twenty years, starting his namesake interior design firm in 2014. He has worked on hundreds of projects throughout the Bay Area, and collaborated with many homeowners, contractors and architects to create several award-winning projects. He has also been a part of, and served on several trade organizations including ASID (American Society of Interior Designers), NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association) and NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry).

David is passionate about community service and social justice. Throughout the years he has helped support several local non-profit programs, including several committed to funding AIDS. He most recently spent the last six years on the Board of Directors of a local arts program that helps underserved artists with developmental disabilities. David is delighted to be working with The Oakland LGBTQ Community Center.