David grew up in Scotch Plains but now lives in Middletown, the neighboring towns to Red Bank and Shrewsbury. David is a graduate of Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School.He is also a graduate of Vincennes University in Indiana where he wrote for the student newspaper, The Trailblazer. Dave's journalism career includes working as a reporter for The Daily Journal, Elizabeth, The Asbury Park Press, Neptune, weekly papers in Toms River and Brick and a 15-year tenure at The Courier, Middletown. David loves the Red Bank and Shrewsbury areas and its people. At the Courier, David covered Red Bank, Middletown, Hazlet, Atlantic Highlands, Keyport, Union Beach, Holmdel and Keansburg.