David brings 10 years of experience building and managing small teams to achieve greenfield goals in both the non-profit and private sectors. In his role, he works as the Director of Technology for the T4D Open Source Software Incubator & Accelerator.
Prior to joining DIAL, he spent five years creating cybersecurity products with new initiatives at Fast Orientation LLC and Hexis Cyber Solutions. At UNICEF, David built the team and technology responsible for the U-Report platform, achieving a scale of more than 300,000 participants over SMS and facilitating civic engagement in Uganda. The platform has since been deployed in many other countries. He also served as a technical lead during the early years of Esoko Ghana, an m-Agriculture product.
David holds an M.S. and B.S. in computer science with a focus in artificial intelligence from the Georgia Institute of Technology.