David earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Mathematics, with a minor in Statistics from St. Olaf College. He is currently completing his internship to obtain a master's degree in counseling from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. He intends on licensure as both an LADC and LPCC. He is interested in pursuing counseling with populations who are challenged by substance misuse, mental health disorders and neurodivergent/developmentally challenged folks. Affirmation, encouragement and agency are important considerations in supporting people who are seeking more fulfilling, pleasing lives. These are topics David pursues with those undertaking counseling care. David like making things with food, wood and metal outside work and doing stuff with family.