Dave is a graduate of Geneva College where he focused on Student Ministry and Biblical Studies. Before coming on staff at Bridge, he had been involved in church ministry since 1999, mostly serving in student ministry. Dave married his best friend, Jessica, in December 2004. They have 2 kids; Seth and Allie. Originally from Western PA, he and his family are passionate Pittsburgh Penguins and Steelers fans. He has served in churches in Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Ohio. Dave and his family came to Bridge in the fall of 2015. He serves as the lead pastor overseeing the staff, day to day operations, and is a primary teacher on Sunday mornings. He has a strong desire to help people connect with God and with other believers. Dave is also a part of the preaching team at Bridge. He enjoys studying and discussing theology, leadership, and apologetics.