Dave Mangs joined the West Hartford CT Rotary Club in 1993.  In addition to serving his local club as a board member for 8 years and Club President from 2006-2007, he served as Youth Exchange officer, RYLA coordinator, and Ambassadorial Scholarship coordinator. Dave served his District as Rotaract Chair and also served as Interact Chair for over a decade overseeing a very successful annual District Interact Conference, while expanding the number of Interact Clubs. He is a multiple Paul Harris.

Dave earned a Master’s Degree in Education at Clark University in 1972, and completed a second master’s degree at the University Of Chicago-School of Social Service Administration. He earned his Ph.D. from the Heller School for Advanced Studies in Social Welfare at Brandeis University. During and after his graduate work, Dave worked for a decade with troubled youth and established demonstration projects to serve them in both Illinois and Massachusetts.

Since 1982, Dave has worked in the financial service industry. As a financial professional, he has his own firm: Mangs Financial LLC (Securities offered by LPL Financial Member FINRA/SIPC) which includes his son Adam who serves as Operations Manager. Dave has earned his CLU and ChFC designations from the American College, he is a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Roundtable, and he has served as a board member of the Hartford Chapter of FSP (Financial Service Professionals), as well as various community non-profit organizations. His wife Gail is an attorney working in the Bureau of Special Education at the State Dept. of Education. They have 3 children and 2 grandchildren.

Dave’s broad interests include: gardening, playing piano and singing, biking, swimming, travel, time spent at his home on Cape Cod, and quality time with family.
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