David is a proven entrepreneur with experience in local, national and international success stories such as Associate Veterinary Clinics (AVC/VCA), Eau Claire Distillery, Big Rock Brewery, Pipestone Travel and others. A fourth generation Albertan, with farmand ranch roots, he is a strong advocate for agriculture. Leading AVC, one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies, David’s strategic business acumen brings experience in marketing, organizational behaviour, change management and finance. David has an MBA and BA, Economics from the University of Calgary. He is a keen horse owner, proud Albertan and father of two.