David is a full connection deacon and joined DUMC in 1995 after serving a number of churches in Georgia, Florida, Tennessee and North Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree from Pfeiffer University and his Master’s from Scarritt College. He serves on numerous UMC national and local committees, boards and agencies. David has a keen interest in Christian education and oversees DUMC’s adult education, evangelism and member involvement. He and his wife, Joy, have a grown daughter.