David is a leader in both provincial and national agriculture organizations. He has served as Chair of Chicken Farmers of Canada since 2012. Dave was a Member of the BC Chicken Marketing Board from 2006-2012 and served as a Director of the BC Chicken Growers Association for several years before that. David started farming with his wife Jeannie in 1981 on a site right next door to the dairy farm where he grew up. They have four married children and they were proud to welcome their first granddaughter this year. When he’s not farming or attending meetings in Ottawa, you will find him travelling to faraway places such as Eastern Europe or Africa.