David Lippiatt

Climb Catalyst

David is the founder and CEO of WE International, a nongovernmental organization that addresses poverty and injustice around the world. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and studied foreign policy at Oxford University in England. He has had a heart for the nations the last 20 years and has mobilized more than 1,500 people to work globally. His faith, heart of compassion and desire for justice are the driving forces that lead him to respond to the needs of the vulnerable and victims of injustice. David loves adventure, laughter and helping people live better stories! He resides in the Badger state of Wisconsin with his wonderful wife, Tina, and their four awesome children: Jordon, Brock, Jacob, and Princess Emma. He also likes dark chocolate and, as a kid, he slept with every new pair of shoes he got.