Dave is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the APGA Security and Integrity Foundation, as well as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the APGA. At its July 30 2019 meeting, the American Public Gas Association (APGA) Board of Directors unanimously approved the recommendation of the APGA CEO Search Committee to appoint Dave Schryver, previously APGA’s Executive Vice President, as the association’s next President & CEO. Starting 2020, Dave replaced Bert Kalisch, who retired after serving as President & CEO of APGA for almost 16 years and President & CEO of the APGA SIF since its founding in 2004.
Dave became APGA’s Executive Vice President in 2006. He joined APGA as Vice President for Congressional Affairs in February 2004. Prior to joining APGA, Dave worked for the American Public Power Association as a Senior Government Relations Representative. Dave also served as Manager of the Government Affairs Department for Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU), a four-service municipally-owned utility. Prior to joining CSU, he worked on Capitol Hill for seven years for Senator John Breaux from Louisiana. In 2008, Dave earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). In 2009 he completed the four-year Institute of Organization Management (IOM), a nonprofit leadership training program. Dave holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.