David Curry

President and CEO of Open Doors USA

Open Doors USA President and CEO David Curry advocates on behalf of those who are persecuted for their Christian faith. He leads the organization in strengthening and equipping Christians living under or facing restriction, while encouraging them to remain strong in their faith under harrowing circumstances. For more than 60 years, Open Doors has worked in the world's most oppressive countries, empowering and equipping persecuted Christians in more than 60 countries by providing Bibles, training, and programs to help women and children who have been marginalized because of their beliefs and status in society, as well as helping to restore communities that have been destroyed because of their Christian faith. Since joining Open Doors in August 2013, Curry has frequently appeared on Fox News and been published and featured in CBS News, CNN, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Christian Post, Christianity Today and other news outlets. He was previously CEO and president at varying Christian organizations that serve the homeless and neglected children in countries like India and Haiti. Curry is the author of four books: First Aid for Enablers, It’s Not How Far You Fall It’s How High You Bounce, God Plays Golf and Change Your World! Curry holds a bachelor’s degree from Northwest University in Seattle and an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Faith Evangelical College and Seminary based in Tacoma, Washington. Based in Santa Ana, California, Curry and his wife have two children.