David, a well respected and leading figure in the county became Chairman of the board in February 2010 and brings a wealth of experience to lead the Charity on the next step of The Alley's iconic journey.
David is also a former High Sheriff of Northamptonshire and is active in many areas. He is an architect and is also on the board of a number of companies. He is a trustee of charities including The Northamptonshire Community Foundation, The Northamptonshire Association of Youth Clubs, St Andrews Healthcare, United Church Schools Foundation, and is on the Board of Governors of the Kettering Buccleuch Academy. 
David always encourages organisations and young people to make the best of their potential and participate to the full. His coat of arms features the motto, "Let your light shine".