David’s interest in news media began early in life. Bored with the Dick and Jane books his classmates were into, he began reading The Salt Lake Tribune at age six. At seventeen, he became the Editor-in-Chief of Bountiful High School’s student newspaper, The Brave.

David graduated Cum Laude from Weber State University in December of 2005 with a degree in Communication / Electronic Media. For his first post-college job, he began freelancing for KSTU-FOX 13 as a video editor. He was hired full-time in that position in June of 2006.

Then, in August of 2006, FOX 13 launched a new website, called MyFoxUtah.com (now defunct). David was the first Web Content Producer to be hired for FOX 13’s new-and-improved online presence, and he has happily worked in KSTU’s web department ever since.

In July of 2008, David was promoted to Senior Web Producer and began overseeing FOX 13’s web department. In January 2009, the team launched an even bigger and better web site, Fox13Now.com – the web site you are now visiting.

In his spare time, David enjoys writing music, travel, cooking and cinema.

Recent Articles
  • SLC Police looking into ‘all facets of her life’ to find MacKenzie Lueck

    SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Police have released the last-known photos of MacKenzie Lueck, taken from surveillance cameras at the Salt Lake City International Airport on the morning of her disappearance last week. Use the photo gallery below to see the photos. Salt Lake City Police Assistant Chief Tim Doubt said 31 minutes passed between the time Lueck was leaving the jetway and getting into the Lyft car. During that time, she picked up a suitcase from the […]

  • Police obtain warrant for Mackenzie Lueck’s cellphone; other warrants expected soon

    SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Police have obtained a warrant for MacKenzie Lueck’s cellphone records, and are expected to gain warrants for her bank and social media accounts in the ongoing effort to locate her. Lueck, a senior at the University of Utah, disappeared in the early morning hours of Monday, June 17 after taking a Lyft from the Salt Lake City International Airport and meeting with an unknown person at Hatch Park in North Salt Lake. On […]

  • Murder suspect slashes own throat in Nebraska courtroom

    OMAHA, Neb. – A Nebraska man accused of killing a 24-year-old woman slashed his own throat in the middle of his murder trial at the Saline County Courthouse Monday morning, according to KMTV. Trail shouted “Bailey is innocent and I curse you all” before he slashed his neck and fell from a wheelchair during court proceedings. Trail was likely referencing 25-year-old Bailey Boswell, who’s also been charged with first-degree murder in the gruesome death and dismemberment of 24-year-old Sydney Loofe. Boswell […]

  • 2019 Women’s World Cup Schedule on FOX 13

    The 2019 Women’s World Cup kicks off on Fox 13 on June 7 when host France takes on South Korea in the first game of the tournament. The U.S. women’s national team will face Thailand in its group opener on June 11 before facing Chile and Sweden in Group F. Utah Royals FC players Kelley O’Hara, Becky Sauerbrunn and Christen Press will take the field for the USWNT while Rachel Corsie (Scotland), Diana Matheson (Canada), Desiree Scott (Canada), Maegan Kelly […]

  • State to conduct independent review after Woods Cross Police sergeant points gun at 10-year-old

    WOODS CROSS, Utah — The State of Utah will conduct an independent investigation of a June 6 incident in which a Woods Cross Police sergeant pointed a gun at a young black boy. Woods Cross Police Chief Chad Soffe had previously requested an investigation by the Davis County Attorney’s Office, but such an investigation would be limited to an investigation into possible criminal conduct. “[Woods Cross] City, however, seeks a broader review than just possible criminal conduct. Following a request […]

  • Semi rollover forces lane closures on Bangerter Hwy. in South Jordan

    SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — The southbound lanes on part of Bangerter Highway are expected to be closed for several hours after a semitrailer rollover Friday morning. The crash occurred at the intersection of 9800 S and Bangerter Highway around 9 a.m. Police closed the southbound lanes of Bangerter Highway in that area, and the lanes reopened around 11:30. According to South Jordan Police, the semitrailer driver was going south when he failed to stop for a red light and struck […]

  • Police identify person found dead in Jordan River

      SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City police and fire crews responded to the Jordan River Thursday morning after a person was found dead in the water. The deceased was later identified as 36-year-old Keith Fulcher of Salt Lake City. A spokesman for the Salt Lake City Fire Department said a swift water rescue team responded to make the recovery near 360 N Jordan River Pkwy.

  • Pregnant woman seriously injured in Eagle Mountain crash

    EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — A 24-year-old pregnant woman suffered serious injuries Thursday morning after crashing a small SUV into a rock wall. A stomach-dropping moment was caught on camera by a home surveillance system Thursday afternoon, when a woman, who is 27-weeks pregnant, crashed into a rock wall going 35-to-40 miles per hour. According to the Utah County Sheriff’s Office, the woman experienced a medical emergency which caused her to drive across the lawn of a home near Inverness Road […]

  • UDOT warns of heavy weekend delays in SLC and other areas

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation wants drivers to be aware of construction-related lane closures that are expected to lead to heavy delays in parts of Salt Lake, Davis and Utah counties. Salt Lake City Crews will reduce northbound I-15 to two lanes near 800 S as work continues on repairing and replacing concrete in the area. The lane closures on I-15 will be in place beginning Saturday night at 9 p.m. until Monday at 5 a.m. […]

  • Capitol Reef’s ‘Temple of the Moon’ found vandalized

    CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK — A popular backcountry destination in Capitol Reef National Park was found illegally vandalized last week. The park’s “Temple of the Moon” monolith was found vandalized with a 27.5-inch by 17-inch piece of graffiti in the shape of an eye.  The letters MMGB appear vertically to the left of the eye. “Graffiti is vandalism, and is extremely hard, and costly, to remove. It is also illegal. The park is asking the public to relay any information […]

  • Las Vegas man sentenced for traveling to Utah to meet 13-year-old for sex

    ST. GEORGE, Utah — A Las Vegas man was sentenced to federal prison last week for traveling to Utah to meet with a minor for the purpose of engaging in a sexual act. James Allen Wynhoff, 37, was arrested in Hurricane on November 18 after traveling to a location where he had agreed to meet with a Davis County Sheriff’s Office detective posing as a 13-year-old girl. According to an arrest warrant affidavit, Wynhoff and the agent communicated on the […]

  • SLC firefighters rescue nine SLCPD employees trapped in Public Safety Building elevator

    SALT LAKE CITY — A video showing Salt Lake City firefighters rescuing police officers has gained more than half a million views in less than 24 hours. The Salt Lake Police Department employees were stuck in an elevator that malfunctioned on the third floor of the Public Safety Building in downtown Salt Lake City (the headquarters for both departments) Thursday afternoon. The Salt Lake City Fire Department posted a video on Facebook showing several officers emerging from an elevator amid […]

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