David was born and raised on Long Island. His mom was a nursery school teacher and his dad worked in manufacturing. In high school, David worked with his dad at Pistorius Manufacturing. David saw how hard his dad and the other employees had to work to make ends meet. David is now an environmental civil engineer, where he helps protect Suffolk from pollution. David is a husband and a father of three. He’s proud of his work with Habitat for Humanity where he’s helped to rebuild homes on Long Island.