Dave Shuping


After 34 years in business leadership, Dave transitioned to full-time ministry work in 2017. He is currently serving with The Navigators as the Eastern U.S. Director for the Navigator’s First Responder Ministry. Through small-group Bible studies and life-on-life discipleship, The Navigators come alongside people and teach them to be Christ’s followers as they study and apply the word of God to chart their lives.  In this capacity, Dave works with police officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel on the east coast of the United States.  Dave also serves as a volunteer chaplain with the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team, assisting disaster victims and first responders through post-disaster response.  Dave has been married to his wife Laura for 32 years, and they have three children ages 26, 24 and 19.