David joined Management Partners following a distinguished career of nearly 40 years serving local governments. He has served as city manager of Menlo Park, county manager of San Mateo County and county executive officer of Placer County, all in California. After retirement he became interim city manager for Half Moon Bay. David has also worked in cities in Utah and New Hampshire and attend the Mid-Career Master of Public Administration program at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.
David has a track record of success in growth management, community and economic development, performance management, strategic planning, organizational leadership excellence, facilitation, process improvement and long-range financial planning.
He is an active member of the International City/County Management Association and the Alliance For Innovation.