David lives on Wurundjeri land in the leafy North East of Melbourne with his partner and two dogs. David has been a health promoter in community settings for more than 20 years and has a particular interest in Alcohol and Other Drug related harm, Sexual and Reproductive Health and the prevention of homelessness. Currently David is employed as the General Manager Health Promotion & Engagement at Access Health and Community – a community health service in Melbourne’s Inner East. David leads programs in Health Promotion, Community Engagement, Communications and COVID Response as programs to improve Workplace Wellbeing and Environmental Sustainability.
Between 2010 & 2017 David was a member of the Victorian Branch Committee of AHPA serving as a general committee member and branch president. David also had three terms on the National Board, holding the role of National Treasurer. He also currently serves as Secretary of Chalk Circle, an independent not profit, creating conversations around gender literacy to empower the next generation.