David Shamp is currently a Junior majoring in History; after receiving his degree he plans to continue his studies and eventually teach. David is currently the Vice President of the Auburn Swing Dance Association. David is an Auburn native and graduated Auburn High School in 2007; he enlisted in August of that same year and served three years in the U.S. Infantry. David was stationed in Germany for two years and served one combat deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 2008-09. David began dancing his sophomore year in high school at Auburn Swing Dancing Association, continuing his college in Spring 2011 David began dancing with the AUSDA again and eventually became an instructor. He enjoys the social element of Swing dancing and the easiness of making great friends that is associated with the dancing environment.