David has been a Ccertified Ppublic Aaccountant since 1984 and brings nearly four decades of broad experience in tax compliance and tax planning. He began his career in Minneapolis, MN where he became the manager of a regional certified public accounting firm. He moved to Forest City, IA in 1992 and acquired a CPA firm in 1994, which he incorporated in 1996. As managing shareholder of that firm, he built a successful company with positive experience for clients. He believes that opportunity comes from the work you put forth and he continually strives to provide high quality accounting and income tax services to our clients. David volunteers his services to several local organizations and causes. He is the treasurer of Forest City Education Foundation, the local movie theatre, and he is a board member of the Forest City Economic Development. He was a past president of Rotary International Club in Forest City. In 2016, he received the John K. and Louise V. Hanson Lifetime Achievement Award for his years of service to the community. In 2023, he was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Osage Community School District.