Associate Editor, Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dave has been a writer and editor with Facility Maintenance Decisions (formerly Maintenance Solutions)
since 2012, and a managing editor of facilitesnet.com since 2015. His main areas of interest include the
efficiency of maintenance and engineering departments in institutional and commercial facilities, with
an emphasis on grounds management, water conservation, and education facilities. He coordinates the
magazine’s FMD Achievement Awards program and also hosts two podcasts related to facility
maintenance, 5 Minutes With and FMD Management Track.
Some of Dave’s favorite stories that he’s reported on include the transition to sustainable landscapes at
the University of California, Davis, a solar panel and roofing project at Arizona State University and a
look at funding for retrofit projects in K-12 education facilities across the country.
Dave is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and currently lives in Milwaukee. He enjoys golfing,
traveling and getting too emotionally invested in the UW Badgers football and basketball teams and the
You can connect with Dave on Twitter @maintenance_mag, the FMD LinkedIn page, and MyFacilitiesNet.