David Gray Bio

David Gray
BBus, GradDipEd, MEd(Leadership), MCEPA

David is currently the Director of The National Institute for Christian Education. Before commencing this role with the National Institute in late 2016, he spent many years working as an HSIE Teacher and Year Coordinator at Covenant Christian School in Sydney. Prior to this, he worked for 8 years in the corporate world of magazine distribution as a National Retail Channel Manager. At Covenant, David enjoyed teaching a range of subjects including Legal Studies, Geography, Business Studies and Biblical Studies.

David's key professional interests include the provision of appropriate supports and structures to drive critical thinking on the task of Christian Education. David is passionate to see the theory become reality in the classroom. He has completed a Masters of Educational Leadership through the National Institute of Christian Education and is the moderator for the HSIE unit for the Christian Educators Professional Association (CEPA).

David has a passion for developing in his students an appreciation for the wonder and awe of God, through all of life. David often speaks at youth group camps and is involved in the running and mission of his local church.

David and his wife Anna and son Darcy live on the Northern Beaches of Sydney.


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  • God's Story Resource
  • National Institute for Christian Education
  • Christian Educators' Professional Association
  • Certificate of Christian Education
  • Which story are you teaching?
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