Dave began his career with KAI in 2008 as the Portland Office Manager. Primary responsibilities of that role included daily mentoring of staff, interaction with the firm’s management team, and management of the office’s financial performance, business development, and personnel issues. In 2014, Dave transitioned into the role of Operations Leader with a primary focus on professional development of staff, office operations and project financial management. In support of his current focus, which is the dynamic team in California and Arizona, Dave draws on his 24 years of business experience which includes a strong background in business operations, management, and human resources. For the past few years Dave has also had a significant role within the firm related to hiring new team members and interns. Although he calls the west coast home, he originally hails from Massachusetts and is a graduate of UMass Lowell. He’s an avid Boston sports fan and a devout member of Red Sox Nation.