David received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Virginia in 2012. During his undergraduate studies, he was a research assistant in the Virginia Affective Neuroscience Lab. David joined the Surgical Therapeutic Advancement Center as an undergraduate student assistant in 2011. He was brought on full time as a Project Coordinator after graduation and was promoted to Clinical Research Coordinator in June 2013. He primarily coordinates device trials in vascular surgery, including trials investigating aortic stent grafts as well as patches for carotid endarterectomy with patch angioplasty.