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Dr. David Allen, has been in ministry for 25 years. He was ordained in 2010 as an Elder in Full Connection with the Florida Conference and has served at the local church level, launching Hope of Glory UM in St. Petersburg and serving as associate pastor at Trinity UMC in Gainesville. In 2013, he returned to his alma mater to serve as the first Dean of Chapel/Executive Chaplain at B-CU. Dr. Allen is married to Courtney and they share three children.
“Dr. David Allen is a transformational leader who has served faithfully in local churches and on a university campus,” said Bishop Carter. “He has been instrumental in a major Lilly Endowment grant that will strengthen the local church, and he has completed a doctorate in leadership. David has experience in the North Central District, and I am excited about the ministry he will give to the laity and clergy of that area.”