David has an Honours degree in Information Technology from the University of Abertay Dundee along with a PGDE in Secondary Computing from Aberdeen University. Originally from Fife in Scotland, David has always had an eye for travel, visiting and working in many parts of the globe such as the USA, Australia and SE Asia. After 3 years teaching Computing and ICT at home, David moved to Qatar to join Park House English School in January 2013.
His roles in his time have included introducing Computer Science to the school, becoming Head of ICT and Computer Science and taking on his current position of Director of IT. His responsibilities include developing and directing the strategic ICT vision for the whole school ensuring teaching and learning can flourish through the latest digital technology. David finds his work extremely rewarding and is committed to ensuring the students leave Park House with the 21st-century skills needed for today’s world.
Along with movies and television, David is a big sports fan, particularly football. David enjoys life in Qatar and the opportunities it gives to continue travelling the world with his wife Pamela and son Lucas.