Dave is an Asian American born and raised in the great state of Michigan. He attended grade school mostly in Madison Heights, but finished high school in Troy. After high school, he attended the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering. With his degree in hand, Dave has left Michigan to pursue his career and found his new home in Portland, Oregon. He worked for Intel, as a Design Engineer and Silicon Architecture Engineer, developing Intel’s next generation client microprocessors and system on a chip mobile processors. Dave has since left the company and is currently touring South America.