David Oberholtzer has been a teacher of English, Latin, Creative Writing and Communications for 35 years in both rural and urban high schools. For this effort he has twice been rewarded the Provincial Teaching Award as well as the Prime Minister’s award for Teaching Excellence.
He is also a pianist and accompanist in the Edmonton Musical community and has been a church musician and organist for over 50 years.
His present creative work is a series of poems on the relationship between the gay artists – Benjamin Britten and E.M. Forester.
He is also actively engaged in keeping his golf score – for 9 holes under his actual age!