David Martin Trebing, son of Harry Martin and Joyce Christie Trebing, is a native of Lincoln, Nebraska. David was graduated with a B.A. in Business and Marketing from Michigan State University; and an MBA with an emphasis in Finance, from Wake Forest University. He is the long-time General Manager of External Affairs in the Americas, for the Daimler AG.


  • General Society of Colonial Wars (Governor General 2016-2019)
  • General Society of Mayflower Descendants
  • Elder William Brewster Society
  • La Société des Filles du roi et soldats du Carignan
  • St. Nicholas Society of the City of New York
  • Sons of the Revolution
  • Sons of the American Revolution (President, Detroit Chapter)
  • Society of the War of 1812
  • The One Hundred Living Descendants of Blood Royal

Other Notes

  • St. John's Church - Lafayette Square (Member)
  • Church Club of New York (Member)
  • Pilgrims of the United States (Member)
  • Board of Trustees, Historical Society of Michigan (Member)
  • New England Historical Genealogical Society (Councilor)
  • National Committee on US-China Relations (Member)
  • The Athenaeum of Philadelphia (Shareholder)

Previously served as:

  • Detroit Historical Society (Trustee)
  • Board of Directors, Michigan State University Development Fund (Member)
  • Board of Directors, Cultural Development Corporation of Washington Chivalric Orders (Member)
  • Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (Commander)