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food service management executive

David Marshall Whisnant, American Food service management executive. Recipient Service Distinction award Pearl River Community College Development Foundation, Poplarville, 1990, Gold award South Mississippi Press Association. Founding member Alliance for Better Government, Poplarville, 1989.

Background

Whisnant, David Marshall was born on September 20, 1954 in Sea Level, North Carolina, United States. Son of Issac Marshall and Ashlyn Cardwell (Spencer) Whisnant.

Education

Student, University Tennessee, 1976.

Career

Manager, Conter Development Company, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1976-1978; owner, American Avents, Knoxville, 1977-1979; owner, Knoxville Entertainment, 1979-1980; president, Tennessee Resources, Knoxville, 1980-1982; operations manager, Morrison's Custom Management, Poplarville, Mississippi, since 1982. Board directors, managing partner In-Coming Development, Inc., Poplarville. Managing Partner.Real Estate Development, Resource Development.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.

Membership

Founding member Alliance for Better Government, Poplarville, 1989.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ranching, scuba diving, coin collecting/numismatics.

Connections

Married Diana Rogers, November 28, 1982.

father:
Issac Marshall Whisnant

mother:
Ashlyn Cardwell (Spencer) Whisnant

spouse:
Diana Rogers