Dave is a Chicagoland native that grew up in southwestern Virginia. In Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee, Dave garnered much of his acting, improv, and public speaking experience as a professional wrestler. Those days are in the past, so please do not be afraid if Dave grabs a chair! Dave also has trained in Second City, the GTT Improv Zoo, and Westside Improv in Wheaton. Since 2013, Dave has been directing and playing with the Well Versed Comedy troupe in the Chicago suburbs. Well Versed specializes in clean short-form improv aimed at all ages. Dave has a passion for using improv and laughter to make a positive impact on the world.