Rev. David Harrison Jr, is a native North Carolinian, married to Renee and father of two. Rev. Harrison is a graduate of Wake Forest University, School of Divinity. Rev. Harrison is an Ordained Pastor, Christian Church (Disciples Of Christ), with over fifteen years of ministerial experience that spans from community outreach to hospital chaplaincy. Rev. Harrison has always had a passion for God, People and Ministry. He has always thrived on making sure that ministry is not only confined to the “four walls” of the church, but instead reaching out to the community and “showing love to thy neighbor.
Rev. Harrison lives a life of service, with a concentration on community, justice and reconciliation.He spent most of his career as an Information Technology Manager, serving the Piedmont Triad Region. Despite having a thriving career, Rev. Harrison knew that he still needed to pursue his purpose, as he frequently encourages others to do. He left his career to pursue ministry full time. During this time, he would be able to merge his passion for God, People, and Food Justice, by becoming the Executive Director of New Communion Mobile Market and Pantry. [www.newcommunion.org]
He lives with a heart that is always concerned with the “least of these.” He firmly believes that there is room at God’s table for all people and we should live our lives trying to fulfill the greatest commandment, “To love thy neighbor as thyself.”