Monthly Archives: March 2017

Staff Spotlight: Shane

Meet Shane! Shane began working at David’s House in 2003 as a House Parent in House One. He and his wife, Melany, were drawn to the position because it gave them an opportunity to work together and spend their days at home with their kids. A former Motor Carrier Officer for the Michigan State Police, […]


by Zach Clementz It’s 7:30 am. The community room is aglow with florescent light and the easy bustle of the morning is underway. Freshly brewed coffee abounds and bacon and eggs sizzle in electric frying pans on the side counter. David sits at the highest counter on a swivel chair, sipping orange juice, and conversing […]

2017 Bowl-A-Thon Recap

We had our 28th Annual Bowl-A-Thon at Spectrum Lanes this past Saturday, through which we raised over $80,000!  A huge thank you to Design 1 for once again underwriting this year’s event and to all of our  lane sponsors who made this day a success. Much fun, pizza and ice cream was had. Find photos from the 2017 […]

Staff Spotlight: Mark

Meet Mark! Mark began working at David’s House in 2009 part-time as a Care Giver at House Two while completing his undergrad at Grand Valley. After graduating, he began working full time as a Team Captain. Outside of work, Mark enjoys the company of his family, walking his dog Torin, running and cycling. He’s also an avid […]

Staff Spotlight: Ruth

  Meet Ruth, our House Three Manager! Ruth joined the David’s House team shortly before the opening of House Three in 2010. She oversees 12 residents, including their care needs, goals and activities. She also trains, supervises and supports the House Three team of over 20 care providers. Before serving at David’s House, Ruth taught in […]