Dave helps 3SI clients use data to make decisions by translating data into insights.
Dave specializes in creating user-centered educational data products. With specialties in data visualization, strategic analysis, and data use, Dave works hard to understand the end-users needs and tailors analytics, visualization, and user experience for maximum impact.
Prior to joining 3SI, Dave spent five years in education technology firms, helping lead engagements with state and local education agencies to launch large-scale data tools for educators and parents. Prior to those roles, Dave served as the Director of Data Governance and Analysis at the Hawaii Department of Education and was the Hawaii Department of Education’s first Strategic Data Fellow. In Hawaii, Dave drove the adoption of data use routines and innovative reporting techniques. He was also the Principal Investigator of the state’s 2015 Longitudinal Data System Grant (SLDS).
Dave earned an MPP from the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago and a B.A. in History from Northwestern University.