In his dual roles as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Consultant, David brings over twenty years of communications and management experience to Healthy Companies. Working in a wide range of both public and private sector roles on three continents, David has been responsible for building teams and operations in support of corporate objectives, and has worked closely with clients to achieve their communications and business goals.
Prior to joining Healthy Companies, David was Chief of Staff to a member of the Council of the District of Columbia. In addition to managing all aspects of the Councilmember’s office, he was also responsible for media and constituent relations and served on a number of environmental and economic development commissions. As a financial services and investor relations executive, David held posts in Paris, London, Singapore and Jakarta. In these posts, he was tasked with the establishment of operations and affiliate networks necessary to support expansion into Asian and European markets. For several years, David also led operations for a boutique executive search firm focused on media and technology.
Throughout his career, David has been committed to the creation of trusting partnerships through collaboration with internal and external clients; assessing and solving business issues; and creating cultures where employees strive to create lasting value for stakeholders. He is widely traveled, with expertise in cross-cultural communication, and speaks French fluently. David holds a BA in English Literature from Siena College in Loudonville, NY and an MA in Communication Management from Emerson College in Boston, MA.