Dave is the Assistant Treasurer - Global Risk Management for International Paper, one of the world's leading producers of fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper. His Memphis-based team is responsible for global risk financing and insurance programs, as well as property loss prevention.
Dave has worked in the insurance and risk management field since 1989, beginning his career in claim services at Nationwide Insurance in Columbus, Ohio. He then progressed through risk management positions at Banc One Corporation, Abbott Laboratories, Emerson Electric, and GE, prior to joining International Paper in June 2004.
Dave has been actively involved in RIMS throughout his career, initially as an officer and board member for the Central Ohio and St. Louis RIMS chapters. He then served in Society roles as a member of the RIMS International Committee, and as both a member and then chair of the RIMS Long Range Planning Committee. He joined the RIMS Board of Directors in January 2019.