David has lived in Summerland since 1989. He served three terms on Summerland Municipal Council (1993-96, 1996-1999 and 2005-2008).David is President of the Summerland Community Arts Council. He is also Publicity Chair for the Summerland Community Arts Council. In that volunteer capacity he writes a weekly column, entitled the Arts Palette, for the Summerland Review newspaper. David received the 2009 Arts Appreciation Award for his contribution to the arts in Summerland. Information on the arts in Summerland can also be found at: http://twitter.com/artspalette
David is the past president of the Penticton NDP Constituency Association and has been involved in provincial election campaigns and constituency associations since the 1980′s. He’s currently the Provincial Council delegate for the Penticton NDP Constituency Association. He’s also a member-at-large on the Okanagan-Coquihalla Federal NDP Riding Association.
David has a blog http://mdfbooks.wordpress.com with storytime ideas.