David joined the firm in 1980. He is a graduate of Southern Arkansas University with a BBA in Accounting. In addition to his designation as a CPA in Arkansas and Texas , he is Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). He also received a Certificate of Education Achievement-Business Valuation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
His association memberships include: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Texas and Arkansas Societies of Certified Public Accountants, and the Texarkana Chapter of Certified Public Accountants where he served as past President.
He served as senior professional on claims and settlement team on Savings & Loan closings for the Resolution Trust Corporation in 1991, and has served as partner in charge of tax, accounting, and audits on various entities including construction contractors, real estate, equipment rental, and non-profits. He also has assisted clients with purchase and sales of small businesses including construction contractors, chemical manufacturers, automobile dealerships, and equipment rental.