has trained and taught Aikido since 1986. He is a certified international trainer of Nonviolent Communication, a Somatic Coach and author of Becoming What You Need: Practices for Embodying Nonviolent Communication.
These disciplines along with his work as executive director of, Liminal Somatics and the life lessons gleaned from living within an intentional community since 1990 form the cornerstones of his original work, Somatic Consensus(SC).
David brings his trainings to communities, schools, prisons, organizations, and businesses around the world. He is currently a board member and co-founder of Peace Dojos International, an organization that works for peace and justice by means of community service and training for self-mastery distilled from the martial arts. David a respected master goldsmith and musician.