Dave is a professional farrier and horseman from Frenchville, PA. He grew up showing reining in 4-H and trail riding extensively throughout the state with the Tom Mix Rangers riding club. He and his family have founded the Keystone Cowboys club in 2011, which he serves as president of, and started competing. Dave is now a level 5 shooter winning the PA high point Cowboy for the past 4 consecutive years. In 2012 Dave realized a childhood dream of getting to show at the All American Quarter Horse Congress and won his class (M2). He went on to win his class the next two years (M3 and M4 respectively) and won the overall title in 2014. 2014 proved to be a good year as Dave also qualified and competed at the AQHA World Show in Houston, TX (March 2015)winning seventh in the open class and third in the rifle class. NE Regional champ 2014 , 2015 and 2016 and PA state champ 2016.
- Multiple time AQHA Congress class winner and Overall Champion in 2014
- NE Regional Champion 2014, 2015, 2016 as well as Rifle Champion 2015, 2016
- Multiple state titles and State Rifle titles
- PA High point 2012-2015
- AQHA World show seventh in Open class and third in Rifle in 2014 (March 2015)