Frederick Davie is a Presbyterian minister, currently serving Union Theological Seminary in New York as Executive Vice President. Rev. Davie serves as a member of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio’s clergy advisory council where he is co-convenor of the public safety committee, with a focus on community safety and improved police-community relations. He is also a mayoral representative to the Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) and was appointed Acting Chair of the CCRB in December 2017. The CCRB exercises civilian oversight of the New York City Police Department. Rev. Davie has also held a position on the White House Council for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, appointed by President Obama in 2009. He is a graduate of Greensboro College and earned his M.Div. from Yale University’s Divinity School which has awarded him its Distinguished Alumnus Award for Community Service.