Dave has worked at many levels in athletics during his 25+year Strength and Conditioning career, including the NFL, Division I and Division III and in the private sector as a performance enhancement specialist training high school, collegiate, professional and Olympic athletes. Dave has also spoken on many aspects of strength and conditioning at various clinics around the country


Tactical Athlete Performance  Nov. 2015 – Present  Director of Strength and Conditioning
University of Minnesota    April 2002 -Nov. 2015  Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning
Macalester College  Jan 2001 - April 2002  Speed, Strength and Conditioning for Football
Decathlon Athletic club   Jan 2000 - Dec. 2000 Sports Performance coordinator
Elite Performance sports training   June 1997 - Aug. 2002  Strength and Conditioning Coordinator
Lifetime Fitness   Sept. 1996 - Aug 1997  Sports Performance coach/personal trainer
Strength and performance sports training  June 1993 - Aug 1996  Director of Sports Performance
Minnesota Vikings (NFL)  Aug 1992 - May 1993 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (part-time)
Athletic performance center  Sept. 1989 - Aug 1992  Director of Sports Performance

Professional member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association, A Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA)  and is CPR and First Aid certified with the American Heart Association. Dave also holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Exercise and Sport Science.

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