Born and raised in the Bronx until 1970. In 1978, received a Bachelor's Degree from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in Electrical Engineering Technology (BET). Worked for Eastman Kodak Company for eleven years as a Serviceability Engineer. In 1989, started a freelance business, "Boyer's Caricatures and Photography." Pretty much at the top of the caricature market in Western New York. Interests: Antique light bulb collector, the strategy game of Go, the shakuhachi Japanese flute, frequent traveler to Japan, and a collector of fine timepieces. Dave Boyer is also called, "Bippy." That was a cartoon character in a comic strip series he did for a few years. "Bippy" characters are registered copyright with the US government.