David is an architect working in a private practice based in Newcastle NSW. He formerly managed the Housing Division of Tangentyere Council prior to it being transformed into CHCA. David works with Healthabitat and NSW Health managing ‘Housing for Health’ programs for Local Aboriginal Land Councils across NSW. David is currently the Program Manager for Healthabitat overseas, managing housing, water and sanitation projects in Nepal and South Africa.
David has been practising as a Barrister and Solicitor since 1971 in the Northern Territory.