David Prest, Jr. became a member of Walla Walla University Board of Trustees after being elected conference president at the Idaho Conference in 2011.
David holds a B.A. degree in Theology, from Southern Missionary College.
David began his ministry in the Carolina Conference before heading to Alaska as pastor of the Hillside O’Malley Church for six years. For five of those years he was Pathfinder director.
Before accepting his post at the Idaho conference, David was the ministerial at the Montana Conference. Now, as President of the Idaho Conference he chairs many committees and participates in several more.
David and his wife, Ellen, have two sons: Jonathan, a student at Walla Walla University; and Michael, a junior in high school.