David L. Clark received his undergraduate degree from North Texas University, Denton, TX, and completed his graduate work at Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. Mr. Clark spent the first ten years of his career as a professional opera singer, spending three seasons at the Santa Fe Opera Company, Santa Fe, NM. For over thirty years, he was in the insurance industry eventually serving as a practicing reinsurance intermediary. During Mr. Clark’s business career, he was a Hall of Fame member in the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), and a member of the Advanced Association of Life Underwriting (AALU). He earned both Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter designations. This dual certification placed him in the top 1/10 of 1% of insurance professionals in America. Outside of business, Mr. Clark was active in the Metropolitan Opera Society, the Boy Scouts of America, served as Chair of the New Jersey Multiple Sclerosis Society (10 years), and as a board member of the Marilyn Horne Foundation (15 years). He served on our Board of Trustees after being instrumental in the founding of LONJ.