Corner Cafe Show: August 6, 2016
Dave Woolever graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Social Studies Education from Shepherd University. He earned a Masters Degree in Education from East Carolina University and a Masters Degree in History from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. After serving 10 years in the United States Air Force, Dave accepted a teaching position in the College of Arts & Sciences at Johnson & Wales University in Denver, Colorado in 2008. Dave is currently pursuing his Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership at Liberty University.
Dave is actively engaged in the Denver community where he volunteers in the Prescription Pet Therapy Program at Children’s Hospital-Colorado with his dog, Nestor. In addition, he serves as a trainer in the program, certifying handlers and dogs for the hospital. As an instructor at Johnson & Wales University, Dave teaches a variety of undergraduate courses including Foundations of Leadership, Creative Leadership, Ethics of Business Leadership, U.S. History Colonial to 1876 and U.S. History Since 1877.
Through his volunteer experience at the hospital, Dave’s passion for writing children’s picture books was ignited. He founded Nestor’s Adventures, LLC and published his first book Nestor’s Adventures: I Like Colorado! last summer. He recently co-authored a re-telling of the Grimm Fairy Tale, The Three Little Pigs and is working on the next Nestor picture book that explores concepts of bullying and conflict management with the help of dinosaurs! You can find more information at http://www.nestorsadventures.com including downloadable coloring sheets and various apps in the form of digital coloring books and digital puzzles.