Dave is a prolific storyteller with a passion for film and television.

He has worked in the Australian film and television industry for 30 years and has established a solid career as a film and television editor, cutting six feature films, 200+ episodes of TV, hundreds of TVCs and more than 50 short films that have played at festivals worldwide.

Dave is a graduate of the Australian Film, Television & Radio School (AFTRS) with an MA in Editing for Drama and won the Complete Editor Awardin his graduating year (1998).

Other awards include Best Editing in an Australian Film at Flickerfest International Short Film Festival (2000) and the Australian Screen Editors Best Editing Award (TV non-drama) for 'Bondi Vet' (2009).

He also edited the Logie Award winning documentary 'Trishna & Krishna: The Quest for Separate Lives' (2011) and the ASTRA Award winning documentary ‘The People Speak’ (2014).

Dave has spoken on panels at St. Kilda Film Festival, Open Channel and Australian Screen Editors and also had a rare midnight screening of three of his short films at St Kilda Film Festival in 2000.

In 2019 he received his ASE Accreditation from the Australian Screen Editors Guild.