David believes that innovation can come from anywhere in the organization at any time. He helps teams tap into that potential through his cross-industry product development expertise and the honed ability to navigate the complexities of commercialization within large organizations.
He is passionate about helping leaders clarify business objectives and translate unmet customer needs into differentiated solutions by leveraging leadership skills honed over 20 years at Fortune 500 companies.
Before joining Rêve, David held product leadership roles with several healthcare companies, including Medtronic, Optum, and United Healthcare. He has extensive experience leading all aspects of the product lifecycle for medical devices, healthcare services, healthcare benefits, and healthcare technology businesses. He has also held roles at Ecolab and 3M.
David earned a bachelor’s degree from James Madison University and an MBA from The College of William & Mary.
David has been an active community volunteer and board member, serving organizations like Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphony, Matter.org, VEAP, and WellShare International. He is also a former Peace Corps volunteer.
David is married with two teenage daughters. He enjoys spending time with family, running, tennis, skiing, cooking, reading, and traveling.