A life-long Methodist and the son of a minister in the United Methodist Church, David Comperry has been at Emmanuel since June, 2010. A native of Middle Tennessee, David received his BA degree from Vanderbilt University and his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University. He and his wife Nancy, a native of Georgia, have served congregations in the Tennessee and Memphis Annual Conferences prior to coming to Emmanuel. They have two daughters- Cindy lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and Betsy and her husband, Brad Little, live in Jackson, Tennessee along with their daughter, Rowan. David is excited to be part of the life and ministries of such a wonderful, vibrant congregation and privileged to serve as senior pastor here.