David is a communication designer and strategist living and working in New York. David crafts stories that incite action and engage communities. He has managed projects, marketing campaigns, and media relations in a range of industries from economics to healthcare, rural education to urban farming. David helps clients define and express their messages to effectively reach their audiences.
Born and raised in Baltimore City, David was privy to an unconventional upbringing in a family fused by Midwestern and Middle Eastern backgrounds. He has grown to appreciate communication as both a means of solving problems and asking questions about why people believe what they believe and do what they do. David is a graduate of SVA’s Impact: Design for Social Change studio and received his B.A. in rhetoric from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.
Students are curious and imaginative experimenters who come from fields from graphic design and industrial design, social science and research, engineering and computer science, film and architecture, and many more.