David Williams, Co-Founder
David is the Co-Founder of Seed Effect and the Chief Operating Officer at City of Refuge Lake Highlands, an organization dedicated to addressing core human needs and providing customized pathways for Dallas’ most disadvantaged residents.
Prior to working at City of Refuge LH, David served as the Director of Operations at Launch Global, a Dallas-based international nonprofit. Before Launch Global, David served as the President of Williams Financial Group and managed all business lines with the overarching goal of ensuring that their advisors and clients were always benefiting from their competitive and service oriented offerings. Prior to assuming the position of President, David held a variety of positions within WFG, including: Chief Operating Officer, Senior Relationship Manager, Financial Advisor and Junior Broker over 18 years. David earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Baylor University and formerly held Series 7, 24, 63 and 66 FINRA registrations.
In addition to serving on the Seed Effect board, David serves as a board member for Empower One and Classical School of Dallas. David is married to Missy and together they have two children and are actively involved in Watermark Community Church. In his spare time, David loves to travel and fly fish.