A Wabash, Indiana native, Dave following law school lived in South Bend for 10 years as a partner of Barnes & Thornburg and then moved in 1986 to Fort Wayne to help open the firm’s Fort Wayne office. He joined Do it Best Corp. in 1997 and retired as its COO in 2012. He and his wife, Sandy, recently returned to his hometown of Wabash and they share time between Wabash and Lake Maxinkuckee in Culver. Dave has served on the boards of the Fort Wayne Phil- harmonic (including board president for two years), Arts United and the Fort Wayne Ballet. In Wabash, Dave has served as the Chair of the Board of The Honeywell Foundation and continues to serve on their Board. Dave serves on several other boards including Parkview Health, Lake Maxinkuckee Environmental Fund, Indiana Landmarks, The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo and Manchester University and several business organizations.