David R. Beckham, AHC, FDAI
DHI President Elect
Vice President & General Manager, Security Builders Supply
David Beckham, AHC, FDAI, is Vice President and General Manager of Security Builders Supply, a division of the Aptura Group. As a member of DHI since 2001, David has served as an Instructor multiple times for various class courses including: Master keying, electrified hardware, take off & estimating, and AHC Exam Prep. David is currently serving DHI as President Elect on the Board of Governors and on DHI’s Media and Editorial Board. He previously served as the Sunshine Chapter President in central Florida. He achieved his AHC credentials in 2006 and FDAI credential in 2018.
Dave was first introduced to doors when he worked at a local lumberyard in high school. In 1999 he went to work for a distributor located in the Chicago Market, where he held many positions from warehouse to sales. It was here that he was encouraged to get involved with the industry and work toward earning the AHC credential.
In 2007 he moved to Florida and joined a traditional Division 8 company. He functioned in many roles there including Project Management, Estimating, Sales, Sales Manager, and Assistant Manager. In early 2018 Dave moved to North Carolina to work for the same company’s corporate office as the Operations Manager. In early 2020 he moved yet again but this time to Houston, TX again for the same company.
In 2021, Dave returned home to Illinois where he currently lives and works as VP and GM of Security Builders Supply.