Calling:  Habitually leverages the power of collective creativity to deliver  breakthrough solutions that change how we live, work, and play.

Extracurriculars: Driven by the power of design to make a difference, David works with brands whose initiatives effect meaningful and intelligent social change.   As founder and executive director of BDW at the University of Colorado Boulder, he has re-shaped the landscape of the 21st-century creative economy.

Path: Born in St Louis and a nomad by nature; thrives on exploration and experimentation; schooled at University of Chicago; lived in Italy, Spain, France, China, LA, and for now dividing time between the mountains of Colorado and the Bay Area.  Next? Skiing  the volcanoes of Patagonia.

AKA: Davida; Suave, pronounced with a long “a”; and Slayden.