Originally from New Jersey, Dave and Karen are glad to be living in Austin and serving the Lord at the Ridge. In his role as Executive Pastor, Dave works alongside our Lead Pastor, Brad, to develop and implement the Ridge's purpose, vision, and strategy in all of the ministries at the Ridge. Dave became a Christ-Follower as a freshman in college and has served previously as a Student Ministry Pastor and Executive Pastor. Dave and Karen have two daughters, and enjoy spending time with them and their grandchildren in their free time. Dave also enjoys playing basketball, running, and golf.