David Gandee received a BS degree from East Carolina University. David has business and management experience in a wide arena ranging from athletics program management, to working with large retail companies in the logistics and supply chain field. In his current role, David serves as the Director of National Accounts for a global distribution company, where he directs business activity for multibillion dollar key account customers. David brings 29 years of business and financial management experience to the board and is pleased that he can combine his time and talents with his passion for fostering independence for students in the autism community at Lionheart. David has 2 amazing children. His daughter Blaire is a current Lionheart High School student, and his adult son Brayden is thriving in his career path in carpentry. In his free time, David enjoys mountain biking, pickleball and watching Blaire excel at horseback riding.