Dave joined the Menslink team in 2019 and holds a Graduate Diploma in Counselling from the University of Canberra. Dave has had a few careers including chef and SCUBA instructor then in student life at the Australian National University. Dave’s academic background is in communications and leadership including a Masters in Management and Bachelor of Communications however after 10 years working as a senior management in secular pastoral care it was time to focus more specifically on one to one counselling.
Through counselling Dave offers a confidential form of communication which can help to validate a young guys experience and provide an opportunity for them to feel heard in a non-judgemental way paired with a goal to ensure counselling is experienced as positive.
Beekeeping is one of Dave’s hobbies keeping him busy in the warmer months. He also enjoys music, gaming, woodwork, eating, and zombie apocalypse movies and television