Executive Director, Advancement Red River College
David leads the Advancement portfolio for Red River College and works collaboratively to provide strategic direction on fund development, marketing and web presence, communications, and government relations.
David has nearly 30 years of Canadian post-secondary experience in external relations, advancement, philanthropic giving, and alumni and community relations, having led major university branding exercises and the successful delivery of multiple comprehensive fundraising campaigns. He’s held senior executive positions at several institutions including Medicine Hat College, Brock University, and the University of Alberta.
As well, David holds Diplomas in Marketing and Business Administration from Fleming College along with a certificate in Human Behaviour.
Outside of work, David enjoys community service and has served on several not-for-profit and community boards. Additionally, he enjoys reading, chess, participating in all kinds of sports, and travel, both exploring Canada on road trips and internationally when time permits. His favourite free time is spent with family.