David Eclips is  a retired Colonel from the US Army Reserves, retiring after  30 years of service.  

David currently serves as the Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) Liaison Officer for the Clark County Department of Aviation, McCarran International Airport. He previously worked in the Construction & Engineering Department as a Senior Project Coordinator and managed Capital Improvement, In-House, and Tenant Improvement Projects.  

As the DBE Liaison Officer for MCarran International Airport, David works closely with local, small, women and minority-owned businesses.  He conducts and participates in community outreach sessions, mentoring and training programs, and assists firms interested in DBE certification for their business.  David is currently the Chairman of the Nevada Unified Certification Program (NUCP) and Chairman of the Clark County Business Development Advisory Council (BDAC).