David Reese

President and CEO, East Durham Children's Intiative

David Reese is president and CEO of East Durham Children’s Initiative in Durham, North Carolina. Throughout his career, he has created opportunity for low-wealth families and developed chances for children to succeed. Reese previously served as COO for food recovery and distribution at Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. He is co-chair of Partnership for a Healthy Durham and vice chair of Northeast Central Durham Leadership Council. He serves on several boards, as well as the mayor of Durham’s Crime and Poverty Reduction Task Forces. In 2006, Reese was recognized as one of Triangle Business Journal’s top 40 under 40 business leaders.  

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