David Kotwasinski served in the US Navy as a Cryptologic Technician (Collections) and separated in 2015 at the rank of Petty Officer 2nd Class. After the Navy, he served as a volunteer Board Member for the Friends of Fisher House Illinois Chapter for two years. Prior to the Navy, David earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a master’s in public administration from Governor’s State University in Illinois. He is still employed in the public sector, as a Management Analyst at the South Suburban Park and Recreation District. In his free time, David enjoys volunteering at the Humane Society of South Platte Valley, participating in the Centennial “Millennial” Rotary Club, hiking, and climbing. David currently resides in Denver.