After previously working as Vice President at Heritage Bank, Dave began working at Blackburn Manufacturing and has been here for seventeen years. He has held several roles in the company, including National Accounts Manager, Vice President of Sales and eCommerce, and currently Vice President of Procurement and Sourcing. He has provided outstanding customer service and has exhibited at trade shows all around the country for Blackburn Manufacturing for years.
Dave attended Neligh-Oakdale High School and received his degree in Business Finance, Banking and Financial Markets, and Real Estate Appraisal from the University of Nebraska. Dave and his wife, Traci, have three sons. His favorite sports teams are the Huskers, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Boston Red Sox. He spends his spare time remodeling his 100-year-old house, hunting, and firefighting. Dave is a part-time instructor for the Nebraska State Fire Marshal, is a 25-year member and Assistant Chief of Neligh Volunteer Fire Department, and is a 24-year member and captain of the Neligh-Oakdale Jaws of Life. In addition, he has been a baseball coach for 18 years, coaching levels T Ball to American Legion.