Board Member


Dr. Don Davis, an ordained minister, is the Founder and Director of World Impact's Urban Ministry Institute. He graduated from both Wheaton College and Wheaton Graduate School, and earned his Ph.D. in Religion from the University of Iowa School of Religion (2000). Dr. Davis joined the staff of World Impact in 1975, and is currently TUMI's Director and a professor in its Hope School of Ministry. He also serves as World Impact's national Vice President of Church Resources, and leads TUMI's extensive distance learning programs, with satellite classes in 12 countries. Dr. Davis has authored a number of texts, curricula, and study materials to equip urban leaders, including the Capstone Curriculum, TUMI's premiere distance education seminary instruction. In 2009 he received the Distinguished Alumni Fellow Award from the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Dr. Davis is also a member of the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion.