Dave joined InterWest in 2019 as a commercial broker. His insurance career began with Woodruff Sawyer in San Francisco in 2011. From there, he moved to Lockton as a Vice President in their new Sacramento office. Prior to his insurance career, Dave was President and Managing General Partner of Forest Lake Golf Club for 24 years and has been a Class A member of the PGA since 1998, active in the Northern California section.
Dave is an experienced insurance executive with an emphasis in leadership and strategy. He has an in-depth understanding of the value of providing quality internal and external resources to his Board level and C-Suite clients and engages the most knowledgeable professionals to provide innovative state-of-the-art services and programs. He is licensed to write both employee benefits and property & casualty coverages, specializing in management liability. His focus is on the Manufacturing, Financial Institutions and Technology industries and his territory primarily comprises the Central Valley and San Francisco Bay Area.
Dave graduated with a degree in Biology from San Diego State where he played intercollegiate football. He is also a graduate of Leadership Stockton 2017. He grew up in Belmont, but lives in Lodi with his wife, Julie. They have three adult children and one grandson. Dave is very active in the Lodi/Stockton community and enjoys all outdoor activities.