David is a native Washingtonian and a 30 plus year resident of Columbia Heights. Witnessing the many changes in the community, he is thankful to have the opportunity to help keep his neighborhood enjoyable and safe for residents and visitors. As the Vice President of the North Columbia Heights Civic Association, David has been involved in numerous community events such as Easter Egg Hunts, Columbia Heights Day festival, Movies Nights in the Heights, neighborhood block parties, Georgia Ave Winter Fest, Halloween festivals, Mardi Paws, neighborhood clean ups, and youth engagement activities. These events are crucial steps in bringing individuals from all different backgrounds into one cohesive environment. David’s work allows us to recognize the importance of living life together as neighbors, through both strides and downfalls.