David, a native of Oklahoma, graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1988. He began his working career in 1988 by joining the Telerep sales training program in New York. After graduating, he accepted a position in Telerep’s Atlanta office. In 1990, David returned to Oklahoma to help in managing the family business. In 1992, David was named President/General Manager of Griffin Television, owner of KWTV-9 in Oklahoma City. In 2001, David was named President and CEO of Griffin Communications, L.L.C.
David is actively involved in the Oklahoma City community and sits on various non-profit boards. He was elected to the Board of Directors of Bank of Oklahoma, N.A. and BOK Financial Corporation.