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Communication Pathways

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511 E 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926
(509) 306-9910
  • About

    David brings a wealth of passion, leadership, and expertise to the college classroom, in his own businesses, and in the community. He enjoys working environments that thrive on teamwork, thinking critically, increasing customer satisfaction, and achieving and going beyond goals set.

    David is a well spoken person who is able to energize audiences small and large. Having a unique life history, extensive professional experience, and extensive education David is able to help wide audiences see that having a positive mindset is invaluable in all life situations.

    David is passionate about working with those in recovery from substance use disorders. He is in long term recovery and is an advocate in the field of substance use disorders and helping people find a pathway recovery. David works with leaders across the state and nation advocating for those in recovery.

    Professional experience is in higher education teaching/advising/administration, substance use disorder education/research/advocacy, business management, & small business consulting.


    David has multiple years of experience in retail loss prevention management, IT management, small business start up/management, & human resources. Education includes doctoral level knowledge in the following areas: Management & Leadership, Substance use disorder theory, counseling, case management, & diagnosis. In addition he has education in family systems theory, communication, conflict management, and content related to family life education.