Pastor Dave is a graduate of Taylor University and has a Master’s degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity Seminary. He married his college sweetheart Bonnie, and they have two grown sons, Jeff and Andy. Dave was a youth pastor for several years before becoming a senior pastor. He served 25 of those ministry years in one church in Barrington, Illinois. He and Bonnie worked at a pioneer church planting in Lexington, Kentucky before coming to RiverValley in 2014. Dave speaks regularly at Fort Wilderness camp in McNaughton, Wisconsin. He loves sports, walking, building projects, and taking his wife to the beach!