Principal Advisor - Results and Delivery Unit Privy Council Office
Dave began his public service career in 2001, when he was recruited by the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat to advise on reforms to the Expenditure Management System. Since then, Dave has served in a variety of analyst and executive roles in all three of the federal government’s central agencies. Dave is currently Principal Advisor, Results and Reporting in the Results and Delivery Unit at the Privy Council Office (PCO).
Dave has a PhD in political science from McMaster University, where he was a SSHRC doctoral fellow and wrote his dissertation on results based budgeting. Dave subsequently taught public administration at the graduate and undergraduate levels at the University of Ottawa, where he was Adjunct Professor in the School of Political Studies.
Dave lives in Ottawa with his wife Julia and their cat Alexei.