David is a psychotherapist, a CrossFit instructor and a Doctoral student in Psychology. David was introduced to Crossfit in 2008 at Dallas Crossfit Central and received his L1 coaching credential in 2009. Upon moving to Seattle for graduate school he began coaching at Crossfit Seattle and Crossfit North Seattle in 2010.
Needing to escape the rain and gloom of the northwest, David relocated to San Diego. Most recently David was the Head Coach of Crossfit Delmar and oversaw all training programs while co-currently seeing patients and beginning his PhD. David believes you bring more into the gym than your body and loves to incorporate holistic coaching approaches to help clients to achieve their goals in and out of the gym. Also, David is a sucker for Trader Joe’s Peanut Butter cups, surfing, and Chick-Fil-A.