National Association of People With HIV Australia (NAPWHA)
David has served in range a of governance roles with HIV sector organisations in Victoria and nationally. These include former Vice-President and Board Member of Victorian AIDS Council for numerous terms since 1989, former President and Board Member of People living with HIV/AIDS Victoria (now Living Positive Victoria), Board member of AFAO and former President and current Board Member of NAPWHA.
David is a former school teacher, retired since the nineties after several AIDS-defining illnesses. He has a particular interest in the service and policy needs of people living with HIV as they age.
He was awarded an Order of Australia in 1995 and is the author of an autobiography Positive.