David Branch

Operations & Events Manager

(901) 678-4367
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David Branch was born in Memphis and grew up in Germantown. Branch lives in Midtown with his wife Mary, and his fur baby Dog Vader. Branch has a BA in Anthropology from the University of Memphis.  He attended Leadership Memphis and graduated from their fast-track program for professionals on the move in 2013. Branch previously worked at the Pink Palace Museum as the Special Project Manager and Special Events Manager for a little over 20 years.

He began playing drums in 5th grade and started playing clubs when he was 15. Branch plays a variety of instruments and has played in numerous bands all over Memphis and the Southeast. He is an ASCAP published artist and working on a new project that is soon to be released. Making music is his passion and his wife has been amazingly supportive. She let him turn their upstairs loft into his recording studio and never gets mad at him when he bring home a new instrument. Branch is also a professionally trained chef and enjoys cooking in his spare time, as well as working out, and travelling. 



Unviersity of Memphis, Bachelors of Arts '22