Mr. David Shuman

Position Licensed School Counselor


Educational History B.A. in English Literature and Secondary English Education from the University of Iowa; M.A. in Counseling and School Personnel Psychology from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Why I Choose to Work at Nova I am excited to begin working at Nova Classical Academy because I feel it offers students an opportunity to learn for life.

Hobbies/Interests I enjoy cooking, reading, running, fishing, supporting the Liverpool Reds, and spending as much time with my family as possible!

Favorite Author/Thinker/Historical Figure My favorite author and thinker is David Foster Wallace. I feel Dick Proenneke deserves mention as a figure of significant virtue.

Favorite Books My favorite book is Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

Favorite Work of Art This is always changing…

Personal Motto/Favorite Quote This is a tie between “Be safe, be smart, and be kind” and “I wish you way more than luck.” – Unknown