An Indiana native, author Dave Pruet is definitely an avid angler, but there is a lot more to him than just that. He is also a Christian, Husband, Father, Son, Friend, Widower, Business Owner, Author, Professional Musician, Certified Thanatologist, Sunday School Teacher, Percussion Instructor, Trap/Skeet competitor, Soccer Referee, Sports Trainer, Youth Group Leader, GriefShare Counselor, Licensed Taxidermist, Soccer Dad, Dance Dad, HS Band Booster, Trophy Hunter, MADD Lifetime Member and Spokesperson, Adult Education Leader, Bible Study Leader, and a ‘Green Bay Packers’ NFL Football Team Stockholder.
Dave and his wife Donna, have two children, Kayla and Kevin. Dave is one of 3 siblings born to parents from Rushville, Indiana and grew up in the booming college town of Bloomington, Indiana – home of the Indiana University Hurryin’ Hoosiers.
A college graduate and practicing Thanatologist, Dave, as previously mentioned, Co-Founded the Monroe County Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) after his 26 year old wife Tina, and 5 year old son Eddie, were both senselessly killed by the irresponsible negligence of a drunk driver in August of 1989. Currently, he is completing a book titled, “Standing In The Rain”, which depicts the tragic events he has endured throughout his life. This book is due for release in the Fall of 2010, and is to be published by AuthorHouse.
Dave has achieved many goals in his own life, but his new-found passion is writing. With his writings, Dave hopes to be able to help those that are unaware of certain areas of life that he has experienced, and alleviate them any unnecessary steps to reach specific goals of their own.
You can check out all of Dave's books at www.booksbydave.com, or you can contact Dave personally to obtain your autographed copy to place in your private library.