David has been a DSUA member since 2014 and acted as a director in 2016 before being elected vice president in 2017. David currently works as a Regional Sales Engineer and SDA SME at Gecko Robotics. David received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University in 2009. Out of college, David was hired by Siemens Environmental Systems and Services, formerly Wheelabrator, as a Startup and Commissioning Field Engineer. During his four years with Siemens, David worked on SDA, WFGD, WESP, DESP, PAC, HL, and baghouse equipment on large and small power plant in the US. In 2013, David joined Integrated Global Services as a Project Manager to focus on execution of corrosion and erosion protection via thermal spray. David was promoted to Sales Engineer in 2014 to focus on corrosion and erosion protection in backend equipment within the US and Canada. He has lead the efforts to protect nineteen SDA chambers with thermal spray in the last several years.