David is a CPA, Accredited in Business Valuation and an innovator in Business Intelligence. He began his career as a tax accountant and his professional passion developed to facilitate an understanding of accounting and finance for business owners and executives (non-accountants) using data visualization and Business Intelligence software (BI).
He spent his early career in tax accounting at BKD, a national professional services firm. Upon returning to Oklahoma, he joined HoganTaylor to assist with business valuation, due diligence and transaction services in the Advisory department. During this time, David developed an understanding of Business Intelligence software, both from an accounting and technical perspective. David facilitated BI implementation into accounting solutions, CFO consulting, fraud and forensic investigations, economic damage litigation, business valuation, due diligence and quality of earnings for M&A. David enjoys creating simplicity out of complexity through dynamic dashboards for clients.
David graduated from the University of Oklahoma (OU) with a Bachelor in Business Administration in Accounting and subsequently spent the first two years after graduation on staff with a college ministry. David spends most of his time outside of work with his wife and two young children. They may be found around town running, eating at unique local restaurants, or sipping coffee.