Pastor @ First Baptist Church, Alexandria, VA
Rev. Don Davidson is a native of Suffolk, VA. He received his BA degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and then his Master of Divinity degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC. He preached his first sermon at age 16 and was pastor of his first church, Worsham Baptist of Farmville, VA, at age 19. He later served churches in North Carolina and Florida, coming back to Virginia in 1989 to pastor Mount Hermon Church in Danville. He came to First Baptist Alexandria in October 2005. Don has served as president of the Baptist General Association of Virginia (2004), and as a trustee for the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (1995-2005). He has also served on the boards of Hopetree Family Services of Virginia and Guidestone Financial Resources (the Annuity Board of the SBC). His wife, Audrey, is from Keysville, Virginia, and has been involved in education all of her career. In 1999 she was appointed by the Governor to serve a term on Virginia’s State Board of Education. She is now a licensed realtor. Don and Audrey’s son, John Mark, is a graduate of UNC – Wilmington. He and his wife, Daniela, live in Austin, Texas.