Joined the Board in 2014.
David joined Wighton and McDonald Lawyers in 1984 and became a partner in 1986. He retired from Wightons Lawyers in 2013 following a successful career were he became an accredited specialist in the areas of Wills and Estates along with Business Law.
On leaving school, David joined the Law Department in 1964 and worked in the office of the Public Trustee prior to being appointed to the Courts at Hamilton in 1965. Then followed roles Clerk of Courts at the Courts in Wangaratta, Malvern and Ballarat. In 1974 David was appointed as Clerk of Courts in Nhill and came to Geelong as a Clerk of Courts in 1977.
While working in the Court system, David studied for his law degree part time. During his career David has been very involved with the Law Institute in lawyer education in the areas of Wills and Estates and Business law.
He was an active Apex member for many years and was Chairman of Villamanta Disability Legal Services for some years. He is currently the Chairman of Eastcoast Vacations which is a Timeshare Trust.
David is also Vice President of Kondanani Zambia Inc. which supports some schools in Zambia and he is also a volunteer supervisor with the L2P driving program run by the City of Greater Geelong.