David joined Bel Air Investment Advisors LLC in 2006. He is responsible for advising individuals, families, endowments and foundations. In addition, he chairs the firm’s Management Committee and is a voting member of the Investment Committee.
David is involved in a number of charities. He is a member of the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors and serves as a co-chair of the Young Governors. He is also a member of the Temple Israel of Hollywood Board of Trustees, and serves as the Assistant Treasurer and a member of the Finance, Personnel, and Endowment Committees. He participated in the Geller Leadership Project at the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles and also sits on the Board of Directors of Terror Free Tomorrow, a Washington, DC-based non-profit organization which researches and advises on practical solutions to extremism world-wide.
Prior to joining Bel Air, David was senior counsel to Rep. Henry A. Waxman and executive director of his political action committee, L.A. PAC. He previously served as counsel to the House of Representatives Committee on Government Reform in Washington, D.C., and is admitted to the California bar.
David earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1994. While at Harvard, David was a teaching fellow in economics, and was recognized with the Outstanding Teaching Fellow award. David received his B.S. in Economics with highest honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.