Pastor Dave was born and raised in Northeast Ohio. He has been married to his beautiful wife Mary since August 1994. He gave his life to Jesus Christ at the age of 26 in June 1991 through the ministry of Teen Challenge in Perry, Ohio after spending 7 years of his life in and out of county jails and prisons.
He is an Ordained minister with the Assemblies of God in Springfield, Missouri. He has been in full time ministry since August 1992. He started in ministry at Teen Challenge in Perry, Ohio and worked there for 10 years. He also worked as the Associate Pastor at Lakeshore Assembly of God for 3 years, and served in multiple leadership positions while working as a staff Pastor.
He has also served on several Ohio Ministry Network Committees in Ohio, with the Church Multiplication Network Team, and also served as a Boot Camp Coach with the National Church Planting Network.
He has a sincere desire to see the lost come to Jesus Christ through planting churches.Pastor Dave and Mary pioneered Victory Lane Assembly of God in November 2003 with a core team of 10 adults and two children. They met in the home of one family for several months before launching their first service in April 2004 with 38 people in attendance.
Today Victory Lane is a healthy and vibrant church reaching the community with the life changing message of Jesus Christ.