David Mathews is a digital entrepeneur, serial campaigner and community worker. He co-founded Crystal Approach, a Canberra software solutions company in 2004 and works with organisations such as Common Ground Canberra and NTA East Indonesia Aid to help bring about community change. He stood for Labor at the 2008 & 2012 ACT elections and in the Senate campaign in 2010.
He loves his road & mtb riding, gets his Zen from laps at Civic Pool, and in a parallel universe is a famous tv chef. He is the recent proud owner of a Manta bodyboard which he intends to put to full use off the point at Bawley.