David McAlvany is a well-respected thought leader on the global economy and author of The Intentional Legacy, his thoughtful memoir and musings on the power of legacy, and what it means to create a meaningful family culture.
McAlvany graduated from Biola, served as wealth manager at Morgan Stanley, and is the second generation CEO of the McAlvany Financial Companies. He has been a featured guest on national television programs including CNBC, Fox News, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, and at financial seminars around the world.
After leaving Biola, David met his wife, Mary Catherine, an accomplished ballerina, sculptor, and student of philosophy. Together, they are the homeschool parents of four children with a very active family culture characterized by community theater, daily readings, hiking, skiing, cooking, church life, and priority on togetherness.