Dave is a Marin County native, born and raised in San Rafael. He attended UCLA and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. In 1997, he joined Frank Howard Allen REALTORS®and launched his full-time real estate career. Dave quickly cultivated relationships within the real estate community and became involved with his local trade association, the Marin Association of REALTORS® (MAR). He joined the MAR Board in 1999 and served as its President in 2003. He also served asa State Director to the California Association of REALTORS® (CAR) from 1999 to 2004, representing MAR and again from 2009 to 2011 representing his current board, the North Bay Association of REALTORS® (NorBAR).He currently serves on the NorBAR Technology/Education and REALTOR® Grievance committees
In 2003, Dave was recruited to Coldwell Banker as the Sales Manager and then Branch Manager of the 125-agent Greenbrae office. He oversaw this large and dynamic office until 2006. Dave and his wife moved from Marin and after a brief period living in Bend, Oregon, settled in Santa Rosa, CA, in 2008, in the heart of the Sonoma County wine country. This is without a doubt, the best move they have ever made!
Dave is now an Associate Partner with Terra Firma Global Partners in Santa Rosa. He brings 17 years of real estate experience to his clients and provides an extraordinary level of service, care and competency with every transaction. His goal is to create clients for life that result in referrals to friends and family to utilize his services. He holds the designation of CRS® from The Council of Residential Specialists, of which less than 4% of all REALTORS® in the United States have earned. In addition to being a strong performer in real estate sales, Dave welcomes the opportunity to share his knowledge and helps teach and mentor other agents. He is delighted to offer his expertise and knowledge where it is needed.
Terra Firma Global Partners was founded in 2010. The company’s primary focus is on strong customer service. It is a locally owned, family operated business with 50 sales associates in Sonoma, Napa and Marin counties. Terra Firma utilizes the latest in technology to best serve their customers each and every day. Dave couldn’t be more pleased to be a part of this dynamic, cutting-edge and forward thinking company. He works very hard to provide his clients current, useful information so they can make informed, sound decisions when it comes to one of the biggest financial transaction of their lives.
Dave and his wife, Kate, live in Santa Rosa where they savor all that Sonoma County has to offer. Interests include morning walks with their three dogs in a friend’s vineyard, cycling the back roads of Sonoma County and discovering a great new Pinot Noir or craft beer.
If you, a friend, or a family member needs help with real estate, Dave would like to be of service. Please feel free to contact Dave directly at (707) 477-8781 or by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org You can learn more about Dave’s service and Terra Firma Global Partners at www.terrafirmaglobalpartners.com