David Wildman

VICE CHAIR

Executive Secretary for Human Rights and Racial Justice, United Methodist Church's
General Board of Global Ministries

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David Wildman is the Executive Secretary for Human Rights & Racial Justice with the United Methodist Church's General Board of Global Ministries. He also works on behalf of GBGM with grassroots partners in the Middle East and Afghanistan. He visits Afghanistan and the Middle East regularly.

He serves on the board of the National Farm Worker Ministry and is active in corporate accountability work with the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility. ​


From 1989 to 2001 he facilitated justice & peace seminars at the Church Center for the UN. David helped found United For Peace & Justice in October 2002 and the US Campaign to End Israeli Occupation in 2001 and serves on its Steering Committee. He serves on the World Council of Churches Palestine-Israel Ecumenical Forum Core Group. David holds both an MDiv and MPhil (for doctoral work) in Social Ethics from Union Theological Seminary (NY).

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