Dave was Professor of Chemistry at Minot State University for 34 years. He
is a native of Texas and received his Ph.D. at Iowa State University in inorganic
chemistry (with Professor Martin) before starting his position at Minot State.
He has published several papers with Mark over the years and was the
undergraduate research advisor for students who whould go on to work with Mark: Jerry Boatz, Kim Baldridge, and Heather Netzloff (but not Theresa Windus, although he taught her in courses). He retired in May 1998.