David's primary teaching responsibilities involve the areas of research and biomechanics. He graduated from Louisiana State University in New Orleans Medical Center with a Bachelor of Science in occupational therapy and later, a Master of Science in anatomy. He received his Ph.D. from Colorado State in the School of Education. He has approximately 14 years of clinical experience in the field of occupational therapy; most of that time was spent in the area of rehabilitation following physical trauma or disease.
In his free time, David enjoys being in the Colorado outdoors with family, hiking and backpacking. David also enjoys playing and performing music with family and friends.