Athletics Department

B.S., Springfield College M.Ed., University of Rochester

• Director of Athletics, 1972-1989
• Professor and Associate Professor of Physical Education, 1972-1989 • Executive Director, FCC Fund, 1991-1999

During Dave’s tenure in athletics at FCC, he took the program from mens’ basketball, soccer and baseball to mens’ and women’s basketball, womens’ volleyball, women’s softball, indoor and outdoor track, wrestling, golf, and mens’ and women’s tennis.

-Served as Region XX Secretary
-Hosted several Region XX and Maryland JUCO basketball tournaments -Named to Region XX Hall of Fame, 1989
-Coached track

Within the Frederick community, Dave currently serves on the Maryland Sheriffs’Youth Ranch and the Rotary Club of Frederick (President in 1987). He has also served as the Middletown Lions’ Club President; the Frederick Grand Jury; Frederick County Economic and Community Development Committee; chaired the Frederick City Recreation Commission where he obtained funding to replace the Baker Park pool and bathhouse; was a charter member of and currently serves on the Frederick Area Committee for Transportation.

Dave was named Executive Director of the FCC Fund, a first for community colleges. He served for 12 years in the position, which eventually became that of Vice President of Institutional Development. In this capacity, he attracted more than $3 million in donations and raised funding for the Norma and Carl Miller Children’s Center.

“What an awesome opportunity I have had over my 30 years at FCC to be a part of changing lives. The athletic experience has given so many students a door into higher education while the resource aid money has helped so many to continue to achieve. My community involvement allowed me to be FCC’s best ambassador. I would be proud to have my headstone say, ‘He Got It Done.’”