David (he/him) is responsible for media relations, and writes, edits and designs the WSLC’s printed and electronic publications/websites. He is also Editor of The Stand, the WSLC’s award-winning news service. He first joined the council in 1992 after working as a newspaper copy editor at the Carroll County (Md.) Times and the (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot. He earned a B.S. in journalism from the University of Maryland.
He and his wife, Dru Martin Groves, have three children: sons Jackson and Adrian, and daughter Julia.