Dave is a prolific editor with a passion for storytelling.

For 30 years Dave has worked as a film and television editor. He's cut six feature films, over 200 episodes of television, hundreds of TVCs and more than 50 short films that have played at festivals worldwide. Recent work includes the final season of 'Jack Irish' starring Guy Pearce and the NBC Universal TV series 'La Brea'.

Dave is a graduate of the AUSTRALIAN FILM, TELEVISION & RADIO SCHOOL (AFTRS) with an MA in Editing for Drama and won the COMPLETE EDITOR AWARD in his graduating year (1998). Dave's other awards include BEST EDITING IN AN AUSTRALIAN FILM at Flickerfest (2000) and the Australian Screen Editors BEST EDITING AWARD (TV NON-DRAMA) for Bondi Vet (2009). 

He also edited the Logie Award winning documentary 'Trishna & Krishna: The Quest for Separate Lives' (2011) and the ASTRA Award winning documentary ‘The People Speak’ (2014).

Dave received his ASE Accreditation from the Australian Screen Editors Guild in 2019.