Dave is a retired Assistant Headteacher in an 11-18 Grammar School. He has been an Elder in the church from 1988 where his responsibilities are in supporting the preaching and teaching for the Church. He is happily married to Cathy and they have two sons, two daughters-in-law and five grandchildren who all attend their local churches. He and his wife participate in the church music group where Cathy sings and he play the bass guitar. In his spare time when church and grandchildren permit, he enjoys a round of golf with different members of the church.