B.A. in History and M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from Humboldt State University. David began his career in education teaching World History in rural northern California. He then joined a large comprehensive high school in Long Island City where he taught History and Social Studies for three years. David then joined the founding faculty of a new, small school in Brooklyn where he worked to develop the foundations of its Social Studies program. Currently, David teaches US History, Mock Trial, and Health Education at Robert F. Wagner Secondary School for Art and Technology in Long Island City, NY and aspires to gain deeper insight and experience with public school organization and leadership and participate in new school development.