David Bowen, Montgomery-Prattville District Lay Leader

David Bowen assumed the role as Lay Leader of the Montgomery-Prattville District on January 1 upon the retirement of John Sherrer. David is a member of Whitfield Memorial UMC in Montgomery where he has served as SPR Chairperson, Lay Leader, and a member of Whitfield’s Long Range Planning Committee.

On the District Level, David has served as a member of the District CORE Team, the Building and Location Committee and the Nominations Committee. David serves as the District Director of Lay Speaking and serves on the Conference Committee on Lay Speaking. At the Conference level, David has served as a lay teller at Annual Conference for the past four years and has been the head lay teller for the past two years.

David recently began a term on the Conference Board of Trustees. He is active in the Central Alabama Emmaus and Chrysalis Community and has previously served as Community Lay Director for the Chrysalis Community.

David holds B.S., M.S., and Ed.S. degrees from Auburn University. He is a long-time employee of the State of Alabama Real Estate Commission where is an Education Specialist overseeing the approval of real estate schools, instructors, and courses.