David was raised in NJ and grew up sailing on the Barnegat Bay. He graduated from the University of the South, Sewanee with an Economics degree. Then started in the insurance industry fresh out of college in 1983 as a marine underwriter for AIG. Two years later he moved to Annapolis, MD and has been a licensed agent specializing in marine insurance since 1985. David started his own agency, Maritime Insurance Services, in 1994 and ran it successfully until 2017 when he decided to sell and join forces with Maritime Insurance International. He focuses on commercial marine lines and is very passionate about helping marine businesses secure their best coverage.
David has been married for 30 yrs and has 2 grown children and 2 dogs. He is a member of Annapolis Yacht Club, Toms River Yacht Club and several catboat associations. He is an avid sailor that has crewed in many bluewater races, but now spends more time inside the Colregs line sailing and racing on his 1964 Cat Boat, paddling his Epic Kayak, and exploring the Chesapeake Bay in his center console.
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