David Hirsch

David is president and founder of 21st Century Dads Foundation, established to inspire fathers to be more present; physically, emotionally and spiritually.  David has been an outspoken advocate for father involvement since 1997 since helping found Illinois Fatherhood Initiative.  David hosts the Special Fathers Network Dad To Dad Podcast, he is the author of four books, including A Father's Journey To Break The Cycle Of Father Absence.  David also gave a TEDx Talk entitled Why We Need To Break The Cycle Of Father Absence.  

Professionally, David works at UBS Financial Services, where has lead a wealth management team for 38 years.  David and his wife, Peggy, have been married for 40 years and are the proud parents of five adult children and two grandchildren.