David has been teaching private piano since 1982 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Music from Southwest Baptist University, and a Master of Church Music from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, in Kansas City. He has been a full-time Minister of Music for churches in Missouri, Kansas, and South Carolina over the last 28 years. He is a member of the American Guild of Organists and the American Guild of English Handbell Ringers and has handbell arrangements published by LifeWay, Broadman Press, and Lorenz Music. Currently David plays the piano, organ, accordion, cello and handbells. When he is not teaching or working, David spend time with his wife, two married children and grand-puppy. His passion lies in helping students add their own style and flair to traditional and contemporary church music.