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Profiles in Goodwill: David Cassady

David Cassady is president of the Baptist Seminary of Kentucky and president of Faithlab.

  • Where did you grow up?

Hampton, Arkansas, a rural community where dancing was illegal and school closed for the first few days of deer season (Go Hogs!).

  • What is your favorite verse, book or story in the Bible? Why?

The story of Caleb.

He saw possibility and potential in following God, where others saw only risk.

  • What is your favorite movie? Why?

“Guardians of the Galaxy.”

Because of its flawed heroes, humorous lines and wonderful soundtrack!

  • Who are three people you admire?

President Jimmy Carter; John Hendrix, creative master teacher; and Vivia Fowler, president of Wesleyan College.

  • What is one little-known fact about yourself?

I am a budget audiophile, cherishing my 1979 Klipsch Heresy speakers (made in Arkansas!).