David Wildman is the executive secretary for Human Rights & Racial Justice with the United Methodist Church's General Board of Global Ministries. He also relates on behalf of GBGM with grassroots partners in the Middle East and Afghanistan. He visits Afghanistan and the Middle East regularly.
From 1989-2001 he facilitated justice & peace seminars at the Church Center for the UN. David helped found United For Peace & Justice in October 2002 and theUS Campaign to End Israeli Occupation in 2001 and serves on its Steering Committee. He serves on the World Council of Churches Palestine-Israel Ecumenical Forum Core Group. David holds both an MDiv and MPhil (for doctoral work) in Social Ethics from Union Theological Seminary (NY).
- David co-authored, with Phyllis Bennis, Ending the US War in Afghanistan: A Primer (January 2010).
- He writes and speaks on Afghanistan, the Middle East and other human rights issues.