Dave is the Managing Partner of the Louisville, Kentucky office of Ernst & Young as well as a Partner in the Advisory Services Practice of Ernst & Young. Dave has over 33 years of experience serving in an advisory role to numerous companies, organizations and audit committees. In addition to his role as Managing Partner, Dave serves as Coordinating Partner on organizations having a significant global foot print including, among others, GE Aviation, Yum Brands, and Brown Forman. He is responsible for all aspects of the relationships with these organizations, including managing scope of services, contractual relationships, quality of work, and team dynamics. Dave recently assumed global responsibility for growing relationships with General Electric in growth markets including Africa, ASEAN, China, India, MENA, and South America. Dave currently serves on a number of Boards including the Board of Directors of Leadership Louisville, the Catholic Education Foundation (past Chair), and the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business Dean’s Advisory Council. He served as a board member of The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, the Louisville Ballet, and The Muhammad Ali Center. Dave received a BS in Accounting from the University of Kentucky. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants.