David has worked in the social housing sector for over twenty-five years, in a variety of environments ,  including ten years as Head of Housing Services at a midlands local authority and ten years for a large northern local authority. He is a corporate member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and  holds an Honours Degree and a Diploma in Management Studies. Additionally David has worked as an Affiliate Housing Inspector with the Audit Commission, and in an interim capacity as a Director of Housing and Care for a Midlands-based RSL.  He is also a course tutor, author and module leader on the CIH MSc in Housing Studies  and a facilitator on an HCA e-learning programme on effective place-making and sustainable communities. 

David’s extensive and wide-ranging experience is distilled into all learning4housing training programmes, where his strong customer focus helps all delegates promote genuine resident involvement as an integral part of building sustainable local communities and neighbourhoods.