David Paxton

David Paxton


I am a United Kingdom Citizen with a Green Card, currently attending the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. I was born in Reading, England and lived there for 8 years before moving to Tervuren, Belgium for 5. In 1999 I moved to Richmond, Virginia where I currently reside.

Current Projects

University of Virginia Activities and Awards

Forward, 2009 National Champion Co-ed Club Field Hockey Team,

Skier, Virginia Alpine Ski and Snowboard Team,

Pledge, Alpha Kappa Psi, Professional Business Fraternity,

Dean's List (Fall 2009)

Trinity Episcopal High School Activities and Awards

President, Investment Club

Member, Federal Reserve Challenge Team

Member, Honor Council

Puppy Raiser, Guiding Eyes for the Blind        

International Baccalaureate Diploma (32 Points)

AP Scholar with Distinction

Headmaster’s List (All Four Years)

National Honor Society

Presidential Community Service Award

Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society) Vice-President


To gain exposure to the financial industry through a summer internship in a well established corporation with hopes of working on Wall Street in the future.



Work History

Work History
Aug 2007 - Aug 2009

Ice-cream Scooper

Bruster's Real Ice-Cream
Assumed responsibility for assisting customers, closing the store and working as part of a team. Developed interpersonal skills and a good appreciation for the importance of customer service.
Jun 2005 - Jul 2009

Yard Maintenance

Gained valuable experience in accountability, business transactions and negotiations.
Jun 2007 - Jul 2007

Team Member

Youth Conservation Corps
Worked as part of a 10-person team to help develop trails, mark preserved areas and maintain nature. Developed practical skills and a good work ethic while working with others my own age.