Memberships and Affiliations

Columbus Idea Fundry

The Idea Foundry is a community of makers, designed to help you explore new ideas and unleash your passion to make things. We have tools and technology for you to use, spaces for you to work in, and teachers and like-minded members to help along the way. Whether you're interested in welding or furniture making, building drones or inventing a new video game, launching a start-up or just taking a class -- our community of artists, artisans, techies, and entrepreneurs are ready to help.

Intelligent Community Forum

The Intelligent Community Forum, a nonprofit policy research organization, focuses on job creation and economic development in the broadband economy.

Techcast Global

Dave is an expert forecaster for TechCast, which provides forecasts of emerging technologies, social trends and wild cards to help business and government improve their strategic planning.

Project Lead the Way

Dave is on the Ohio Executive Council for Project Lead The Way. An American not-for-profit organization that develops STEM curricula for use by US elementary, middle, and high schools.

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship

Supporting the collective interests of our members in entrepreneurship education and entrepreneurial leadership at the community college level.

Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

Dave is a member of The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation is a U.S. nonprofit public policy think tank based out of Washington, D.C. The organization focuses on public policies that spur technology innovation.

United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship

USASBE IS AN INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY ADVANCING ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION THROUGH BOLD TEACHING, SCHOLARSHIP, AND PRACTICE.

National Creativity Network

The National Creativity Network engages, connects, informs, promotes, and counsels cross-sector stakeholders who skillfully use imagination, creativity and innovation to foster vibrant and flourishing individuals, institutions and communities across North America.

Distributed Energy

Editorial Advisory Board Member