Commercial Producing

As co-founder of Spiral Staircase Productions, David is the lead producer (with producing partner Mike Rafael) on two original musicals in development.


SCKBSTD: THe musical

SCKBSTD is an original musical with songs by three-time Grammy winner Bruce Hornsby. It was originally produced at the Virginia Stage Company in Nofolk, Virginia.

Bruce Hornsby

Bruce Hornsby

Board Leadership

David currently serves on two arts boards -- American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and the Destiny Arts Center in Oakland.


American Conservatory Theater

ACT's new performance space the Strand Theater

David is Board Chair for the American Conservatory theater.  He also recently led the search for their new Artistic Director -- Tony-Award winning director Pam MacKinnon.


Destiny Arts Center

Dancers from the Destiny Youth Performance Company in their 2018 spring production EVOLVE

David is Board Vice President and chaired the capital campaign that led to Destiny purchasing and building its first permanent home -- a beautiful converted warehouse in North Oakland.