Associate Professor, Digital Media & Communication Arts
Dr. David Allison, now in his 34th year on faculty at Liberty University, is an associate professor in the School of Strategic Communication. David is the director of King’s Players of Liberty. Besides having a BA in speech & drama; a MA in Christianity and drama; and a Ed. D. in education, David has also earned a master's of divinity degree. For eight years he served as department chairman for the drama department. He continues in his 34th year as director of the King's Players drama ministry, the oldest ministry at Liberty. Over 15,000 people have accepted Christ through the King's Players ministry in the past fifty years. One of David's favorite verses is Paul's words to Timothy "to do the work of an evangelist." David spent five year’s in King’s Players while at Asbury College and in grad school. At Liberty, David currently enjoys teaching speech communication and an introduction to mass communication.
David has been married thirty years to Connie Dowell Allison of Springfield, Missouri. The Allison’s have four sons: Ryan, Philip, Ben and Christopher. Connie is the Enterprise IT Communication Liaison at Liberty University. Ryan, Philip, and Ben are all enrolled at Liberty. Christopher is a senior at Liberty Christian Academy.
The Allison’s are active members of Heritage Baptist Church. David works with drama, choir, and and sound while Connie is the adult choir director and directs the 85 voice Solid Rock Teen Choir.