Fr. David Whitman is 46 years old and was born in Lebanon, Pa. He attended public high school and graduated in 1986. He is also an alumni of Penn State University, from where he graduated in 1990. Fr. Dave move to SC in 1994 and worked for Colonial Life and Accident Insurance Co. for six years. He became a seminarian for the Diocese of Charleston in 2000 and attended St. Mary’s Seminary and University. He was ordained in 2005 and served as a
Parochial Vicar at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Columbia for 2 years. He has also served as Pastoral Administrator of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Summerton, Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in Manning and St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Santee until being assigned as pastor at Our Lady of the Hills in August of 2010. Fr. Dave’s mother and brother live in Gaffney, SC. He is the proud uncle to 3 nephews and a niece. In addition, he enjoys reading and relaxing with good friends.