Dave began his real estate career in 1983 as an agent for Evergreen Realty. In 1983, he became a Broker/ Owner for First Hawley Properties, Inc. d/b/a Greater Hawley Homes in Hawley, MN and continues in that position today. He specializes in residential real estate sales both as a seller agent or buyer agent and is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Minnesota Association of Realtors, Fargo-Moorhead Association of Realtors, and the Lakes Area Association Realtors. He obtained a GRI designation(Graduate of Realtor Institute) in 1990. Dave is active in several organizations including the Cormorant Lions, currently serving as treasurer, the American Legion, lifetime member of the VFW, and the Hawley Business Development Corp.
Dave is married to his wife Judy, and together they have three children and eight grandchildren. Dave and Judy reside on Turtle Lake, Lake Park, MN where Dave enjoys fishing, visiting with neighbors and relaxing with friends.