David oversees all hosting and professional services for the Blackboard global community ensuring that clients’ mission critical e-Learning programs are implemented integrated and maintained to meet the needs of their diverse constituencies.
David joins Blackboard from BearingPoint a global systems integrator where he served federal state and local governments and educational institutions. Prior to his managing director position at BearingPoint (formally KPMG Consulting) David served in the audit practice at KPMG Peat Marwick.
David brings twenty years of business experience with him and has worked closely with many academic and government entities to develop and implement customized technology solutions. Career highlights include leading a data warehouse effort for the state Georgia and its 183 school districts integrating their academic systems in support of statewide reporting and assessment co-leading the modernization and re-engineering of the U.S. Department of Education’s Federal Student Aid as well as developing BearingPoint’s Student for Life CRM strategy and services among many others.
David is a frequent national speaker and has presented on topics such as: The Future of Technology in Education Modernization Providing Access to Education and Emerging Issues in Higher Education.