Dave first appeared on air at TWC in 1991. His employment at TWC began in 1985, at which time he worked both in the Forecast Center and as a radio broadcaster. He then entered into the apprentice program, and became an OCM. Prior to entering the weather field, Dave worked in the mental health field-his personality would seem to make that a great field for him.
Dave attented Arizona State University, but graduated from Temple University. He was layed off from TWC in 2009.