Reverend Dr. Marcus Demond Davidson is a native of Tuscumbia, Alabama. He is the son of Rev. Dr. Green Davidson, III and Mrs. Barbara Bostick-Davidson. He has four siblings, Vanessa Batten, Latresha Davidson-Woods, Rev. Green Davidson, IV, and LaBradford Davidson. He is married to Mrs. Yvokia Jones-Davidson; they have one child, Layla Alexandria. He is the Senior Pastor of New Mount Olive Baptist Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and President and CEO of PMD Ministries, Inc., offering seminars, lectures, workshops, and curricula focusing on leadership.
Rev. Davidson is a graduate of Deshler High School in Tuscumbia, Alabama. In further studies, he received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University in Normal, Alabama; Master of Biblical Studies from Heritage Bible College in Huntsville, Alabama; Master of Divinity from Beeson Divinity School at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama; and a Doctor of Ministry with an emphasis in Black Church Leadership from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He has studied at Dallas Theological Seminary in Dallas, Texas; abroad at the Caribbean Graduate School of Theology, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies.
At the age of six, Rev. Davidson accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and united with the St. James Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of his father, Rev. Dr. Green Davidson, III. When he was sixteen years of age, Rev. Davidson acknowledged his call into the preaching ministry. In 1999, he was elected and previously served for ten years as pastor of the Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Courtland, Alabama.
Pastor Davidson has served and continues to serve in the community on various committees and organizations to provide advisory support along with bringing about change to a wide array of community movements: former Executive Committee Member, former Assistant Treasurer, former Budget Committee Member, former National Baptist Moderators Auxiliary Liason Between Young & Senior Ministers, and former member of the Consortium of Young Pastors of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.; former committee member of the National Singles Conference; Vice President, Southeast Region of the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education; Chairman of the Board of Directors, former Secretary, Administrative Committee Member, Website Committee Member, and Board Member of the National USA Foundation, Inc.; President and Board Member for Community Education Alliance, Inc., former Board of Trustees Member at Florida Memorial University in Miami Gardens, Florida; in past years Campaign Treasurer for Scruggs-Young 2009 Campaign, former Moderator and former Second Vice Moderator of the Muscle Shoals District Missionary Baptist Association Incorporated; former Chairman of the Moderators Department of the Northwest Wing State Convention. Pastor Davidson has also served as an Adjunct Instructor at Broward College, teaching a course on Introduction to the Study of Religion. He is a member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated and a member of the Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Alpha Rho Boule. He has received numerous accolades and prestigious awards both nationally and locally.
A young energetic minister, Dr. Davidson is a gospel recording artist; entrepreneur; noted preacher, pastor, and teacher who has been blessed to exercise his God-given talents to many across the nation in workshops, seminars, and revivals at the local, state, and national level.