David Burke serves as Professor of Theatre and has been Director of Theatre for over 25 years. Burke has directed over 70 plays including classics, contemporaries, comedies, tragedies, and musicals. He worked in professional theater for 9 years prior to coming to Union. He holds a membership in Christians in the Theater Arts Theater Association, Southeast Theater Conference, and Jackson Theater Guild. He has experience as a consultant, actor, director and designer in theater and film.
He lives with his wife Charlotte. They have five children and attend Christ Community Church.