Coach David was born in California, and spent his life till now moving around the country. He came to Florida 5 years ago from New Mexico where he was picked up by the University of New Mexico club volleyball team. David was quickly recruited onto TeamTribe an adult BB level men’s team as a short middle blocker. He spent 5 years developing his game in as a middle, transitioning to the right side, splitting time as a libero, and from time to time setting for his team. He is currently one of TeamTribe’s outside hitters, traveling with them to the USAV Adult Open Nationals each year as well as other tournaments throughout the country. David’s coaching career started in New Mexico with his first paid coaching position at a preparatory school coaching their developmental team in their no-cut program. He has coached for several clubs both in New Mexico and Florida. David was also the head varsity coach for Pinellas Park High School for a season. David’s focus in coaching is biased towards the fundamentals, starting from footwork moving upward. David also enjoys playing music and working on cars in his free time.