David Gallagher

Manager of Development

Dave is WCAI’s Manager of Development, joining the station in 2019. He has worked as a news reporter, marketing copywriter, freelance writer, web editor, and adjunct college instructor. He has spent the last 15 years in nonprofit communications and fundraising with the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole. As a writer, Dave approaches fundraising as narrative -- a way to discover the powerful stories that connect with supporters.

When not working, Dave enjoys reading, movies, and strong coffee. He lives in Onset with his wife and two children.