The Rev. David Barr was baptized in the Episcopal Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast and grew up in the Diocese of South Carolina.
He is a PhD candidate in theology at Wycliffe College, University of Toronto, has an MA in theology, ethics, and culture from the University of Virginia, and has a BA in theology and English literature from Covenant College. He is currently scholar in residence at the Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul in Charleston, South Carolina.
David is married to Caroline and they live in downtown Charleston with their dog Lillooet.