Dave has been animating professionally for over 13 years and is an animator at Blue Sky Studios in Greenwich, Connecticut. Before that, Dave was an animator at Sony Pictures Imageworks and Rhythm & Hues Studios in Los Angeles. His feature film credits include Alvin & The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, Yogi Bear, The Smurfs, Arthur Christmas, Epic, Rio 2, The Peanuts Movie, Ice Age: Collision Course, Ferdinand and the upcoming film, Spies In Disguise. Dave also has 5 years experience in video games having worked on The Sims franchise at Maxis/Electronic Arts.

When Dave is not busy animating, you can usually find him immersed in photography, surfing a wave or plucking away on a bass guitar.