As Director of Software Services, Dave runs 8th Light’s Los Angeles office. When he isn't helping support the software crafters in LA, he is delivering code, running projects, and training developers at various client sites. Before opening 8th Light’s Los Angeles office, Dave worked as a consultant and led 8th Light’s studio division.
Throughout the years Dave has crafted software using a wide variety of technologies using best practices like TDD, pairing, continuous integration, etc. Dave has spent a lot of time with folks in technical leadership positions, attempting to create a learning-centric environment required for craftsmanship to take place.