Dave is a full time REALTOR® with RE/MAX TerraSol. He is an Indiana transplant who has resided in Orange County for over 50 years. He is known for his sense of humor and brings that to the table to make the home buying or selling experience as seamless and stress free as possible for all concerned. While Dave happily serves all of his clients, ranging from sellers and first time home buyers to seniors to investors, in addressing their real estate needs, his passion is working with his fellow military veterans. He proudly served in the United States Marines Corps and continues to live his life by the motto “Once a Marine, always a Marine.” He extends his utmost respect to members from all branches of the armed forces, looks for every opportunity to volunteer on their behalf, and is always ready to utilize the expertise gained by his Military Residential Specialist (MilRES), and Military Relocation Professional (MRP) designations. Dave is an active REALTOR® affiliate for the Veterans First Program and currently serves as the Membership Committee Chairperson for the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP).Following his military service, Dave spent 27 years with Verizon of California (formerly GTE), where he brought with him a multitude of sales and interpersonal skills that aligned perfectly with working with his real estate clients. Dave is an active member of NAR, CAR and OCAR, where he currently sits on the Professional Standards Committee. He previously served for two years on the Grievance Committee at OCAR, which allowed him to internalize the REALTOR® “Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice” and the “Rules and Regulations of the Multiple Listing Service” to which all REALTORS® all held accountable. He is also the 2015 Membership Director of WCR Coastal-West Orange County. In his commitment to continually update his education and knowledge, Dave has obtained the SFR, ePRO® and BPOR national designations, and regularly attends trainings.