Pastor Dave met his wife Michelle while attending youth group together. Both have spent most of their lives in the Alton community, and have attended Abundant Life for almost 30 years.
Dave attended the Illinois School of Ministry and is a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God. He is currently working to complete his Bachelor Degree from Southwestern Assemblies of God University. He has been very active as a volunteer in almost every area of ministry, before accepting the role as fully time children's pastor in 2017. He started serving as executive pastor in 2021.
Michelle is very active, leading women's ministry at Abundant Life.
Dave and Michelle have three grown children that they love spending time with. Jordy, Noah (married to Kacy), and Danny (married to Mandy.) Most of their family activities revolve around their dogs!