David holds an MA in dance from MillsCollege. He began his
studies at the University of Oregon where he performed with the Ballet Company.
In the Bay Area, his mentors were Gwen Lewis and Ed Mock. He has been influenced
by such noted jazz specialists as Gus Giordano and Joe Tremaine. He has worked
with the Village People, Taj Mahal, Luciano Pavarotti, and Harold Nicholas
of the famed Nicholas Brothers. He also worked with the cast of the Las Vegas
spectacular "Jubilee", and performed with the San Francisco Opera.
He has been a guest instructor for both the Dance Masters of America and the
National Association of Dance Artists, and is a professor of Dance at the
College of Marin. He has been published.