David has been Headmaster at Westlake Boys' High School since 2010. Westlake Boys' High School currently has 2400 boys on it’s roll, making it one of New Zealand’s biggest schools. Westlake Boys' High School has 200 staff. Originally from the UK, David has been in New Zealand for 16 years now. He has been an educator for 26 years and has worked in boys’ schools for the entirety of his career. David is Chairman of the Association of Boys’ Schools of New Zealand, and a Board member of the International Boys’ Schools Association as well as being Deputy Chairman of College Sport, Auckland.