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Education and Experience for David V. Cowan

I'm a former geophysicist, money manager, and entrepreneur who found his true calling in teaching mathematics. Math is one of mankind's greatest accomplishments.


   Bachelor of Science in Math and Geophysics from Colorado School of Mines, Golden,  CO



   United States Army - ROTC graduate, Captain, Army Reserves 


   Colorado Department of Transportation – Highway Engineer


   Amoco Oil – Geophysicist


   Shearson, Lehman Brothers – Stock and Commodities Broker


   Futures Arbitrage Inc.  -  Founder and Money Manager

Managed private investor’s accounts and funds in the futures markets as a registered Commodity Trading Advisor.  #1 ranked Commodity Trading Advisor in the United States in 1986. 


Tick Data Inc.  -  Founder and CEO

Tick Data Inc provided historical time and sales data for all commodity contracts to the futures industry.


Current – Private Math Tutor  -   Work one-on-one with young adults, preparing for the SAT/ACT/GRE/GMAT tests. Also tutor algebra, geometry, trigonometry, statistics, probability, and calculus.