David Marchand (born David Paden Passaro, on November 20, 1975, in Rochester, New York) more commonly known by the stage name Davey Havok, is the lead vocalist of the band AFI. He was born of Italian-American ancestry in New York. At the age of three his father passed away; and as his mother later re-married, he took on the surname of his stepfather; Marchand. When Havok was six years old, he and his family moved from Rochester to Ukiah, California. There, Davey attended Catholic school in Ukiah until the eighth grade.