David Eilers


A blogger, web developer and entrepreneur, author David Eilers is a Lindbergh High School graduate from Renton, Washington. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Puget Sound and a MBA Degree from the University of Utah.

David is passionate about jeeps, evidenced by this book. When not writing or playing with jeeps, he can often be found dribbling a basketball, cooking in the kitchen, building websites, playing a guitar, spending time getting beat by his children at video games, or reading and researching something passionately.

Always willing to try something new, David has rebuilt transmissions, delivered newspapers, cooked in restaurants, run a kids bike camp, acted as a substitute computer teacher, painted homes, rebuilt houses, written bank financial analyses, created business plans, developed financial pro-formas, raised capital, sold stock, directed software teams, installed phone systems, founded companies, developed websites and much more. To that list he can now add, written a book. “Finding Virginia” is his first.

Smashwords Interview

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Food. I'm generally very hungry in the morning.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Thinking of other ways to make a living without laboring (A twist on an old Will Rogers quote).
Read more of this interview.

Where to find David Eilers online


Cooking Kalua Pork
My son Colter was at the helm of the camera as I describe how I cook Kalua Pork.

Video of Jeep that appears in my book
This is a short video that shows a close up of my jeep "Lost Biscuit" which I talk about a little bit in my book "Finding Virginia".


Finding Virginia: Adventures Along the Rocky Trail of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Finding Virginia follows David’s search to regain solid ground after being hit by the same economic woes that have shaken America's middle class -- the dot.com bust, real estate crash, college debt -- problems suddenly compounded by his father's failing health during the summer of 2011.

David Eilers’s tag cloud

ewillys    jeeps    love    roche harbor    san juan islands