David has been working for the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) since November 2009, mostly as a Policy and Practice Officer. Over that time he has written and edited good practice guidance for housing professionals on a wide variety of topics, as well as coordinating the Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) approach to lobbying and influencing work in the run up to the 2015 general election. In May 2017, David became Interim Head of Membership.
He has a master’s degree in housing studies and is himself a chartered member of CIH. Before joining the organisation he worked for three and a half years at Stevenage Homes.