David Scifres is and ordained clergy (Full Elder) in the Indiana Conference United Methodist Church. He has served as a Pastoral Leader in a variety of churches from small rural charges to large suburban congregations. He currently serves as Lead Pastor of a mid-size congregation in a growing bedroom community just East of Indianapolis, IN.
Previous to pastoral ministry, Dave worked for over 19 years in Manufacturing Management, including nine years in a globally-benchmarked High Performance Work Systems environment where he eventually became the Staff Manager of Organizational Design and Development. He is passionate about synthesizing leadership principles with spiritual principles to align spiritual leaders with God’s will and call on their lives.
Dave is a graduate of Indianapolis North Central High School, earned a Bachelor of Science in Industry and Technology from Ball State University in Muncie, IN., and a Master of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, KY. He is married to Carmen, and they enjoy their four adult children and a growing quiver of beautiful grandchildren.