In September 2014, David joined the House of Science in Tauranga as a Trustee / Board Director. The House of Science Tauranga exists to resource and connect the local science community in order to celebrate the power and potential of science. The House of Science is administered by a charitable trust, established in 2013.
The House of Science facilitate the sharing of local science resources for the betterment of education across the community through:
- Co-ordinated and locally relevant delivery of professional development for school science teachers.
- Access to science resources and advice for local teachers, students and the public.
- Development of links between the local science community with local primary and secondary schools.