Vice President for Government Affairs
Since August 2013, David Christensen has served as FRC's Vice President for Government Affairs overseeing FRC's work on life, marriage, religious freedom and family issues. Previously he served as Senior Director for Congressional Affairs, responsible for advocating public policy to Congress on life, bioethics, stem cell research, religious freedom, abstinence education and conscience rights. He previously worked as a Legislative Assistant for former Representative Dave Weldon (R-FL). In that position, David handled legislation on issues related to bioethics, such as human cloning, as well as pro-life issues and foreign policy. Before moving to Washington, David worked as an Education Manager and Assistant Editor at The Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity in Illinois where he worked on issues related to end-of-life care, human cloning and biotechnology. He holds a Master of Arts in Philosophy from Trinity International University in Illinois and a Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies from Liberty University.