David Brooksby serves as dean of students for Ensign College. Prior to working in higher education, he worked in the financial services industry.
Brother Brooksby’s academic life changed when he enrolled at Ensign College. After graduating with an A.S. degree, he received a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University – Idaho, a graduate certificate from Cornell University, and an MBA from Western Governor’s University.
Brother Brooksby served in the Missouri St. Louis Mission. Since then he has served as ward mission leader, young men president, elders quorum president, ward executive secretary, gospel doctrine teacher, and temple ordinance worker. He currently serves as first counselor in the young men presidency in his ward.
To Brother Brooksby, nothing is more enjoyable than going on dates with his wife Emily, playing Legos with his son James, drawing with his daughter Sarah, watching Paw Patrol with his daughter Madeline, and playing chase with his daughter Emma.