David Western has served as a non-vocational elder since 2015. He is involved in a variety of counseling ministries. David and his wife Suzanne came to North Hills in 2000 with their three children: Marc, Elise and Isabelle. Their home is on a mountain in the “Dark Corner” of SC where David runs a software consulting business.
David was born and raised in the Carolinas, primarily Shelby, NC and Fort Mill, SC. He graduated from Furman University in 1992 with a degree in Computer Science. David and Suzanne met at Furman and they were married in 1993. When he isn’t writing computer programs, David is either out backpacking in some remote region or carving unusual creations out of wood.