Executive Vice President & CFO
By overseeing the company’s accounting, information technology, and purchasing functions, David provides the strong support clients need to ensure consistently expert on-time, on-budget project delivery. Working with his team, he effectively manages the firm’s accounts payable and accounts receivable processes, while preparing the financial reports required for sound company and corporate decision making. He also participates in the reviewing of contracts for accuracy and completeness, and makes sure the company has the right types and amounts of insurance coverage.
In addition, David, with the IT Manager, keeps the company’s computer hardware operating properly and its software applications integrated for maximum efficiency and productivity.
David works with the Purchasing Agent as well as the project managers to make sure they have the high-quality materials and equipment required for timely project completion. The result is the expert services and high-performance systems clients need to succeed in today’s tough, competitive environment.
David has been working in electrical construction at Wasatch for over 40 years. After working as a field contract administrator, where he maintained project accounting files, prepared management financial reports, and monitored project costs against budgets, he became Assistant Controller. In 1994, he moved up to Controller, and in 1996, he took his current post.
David holds a bachelor’s in accounting from the University of Utah and is licensed in Utah as a certified public accountant. He is a board member and past president of the Utah Chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association. He is also serving as an Intermountain Electrical Association Board Member for 2017-2018.
Married with three children, David enjoys spending time at home and traveling with his family. He is an enthusiastic supporter of his children’s sports and scholastic activities. An avid reader, he can often be found with a good book in hand.