Dave grew up in Lilburn, Georgia. He graduated from Shorter College in Rome, Georgia in 1995 with a degree in Psychology and Religion and then moved to Fort Worth, Texas to attend Southwestern Seminary where he graduated in 1999 with a Masters of Divinity. While in seminary, Dave worked with Young Life and Centrifuge Camps. Dave married Danielle in 2007 and they have two daughters, Kathryn and Kaylee. Prior to joining the Ivy Creek family, Dave served as a Student Pastor at churches in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. Each step of his journey has prepared him for the next. Dave is passionate about bringing multi-generational ministry into the fabric of discipleship at Ivy Creek Baptist Church. As commanded in Deuteronomy 6, we will grow together to recognize the greatness of God and to help parents be the spiritual leaders of their children. We will step across generational lines to help each other in this journey of life as we walk together in Christ as patterned in Titus 2.