C. David Moody, Jr.
Dave is the founder of C. D. Moody Construction Company, Inc., located in Atlanta, Georgia—one of the largest African-American-owned construction companies in America. For more than two decades, Moody’s company has appeared every year on Black Enterprise magazine’s “Top 100” list of the nation’s largest Black-owned industrial/services companies. The Atlanta Business Chronicle has ranked his firm as one of Atlanta’s top 25 commercial contractors and top 100 private companies.
Passionate for philanthropy, Dave has served on numerous for profit and nonprofit boards. He is the 1st African American President for the Associated General Contractors for the state of Georgia.
Dave is also the author of “Fighting through the Fear – My Journey of Healing from Childhood Sexual Abuse,” co-authored with his good friend and former Morehouse College roommate, Charles W. Cherry II. The book describes his harrowing personal journey as a childhood sexual abuse survivor. His personal blogsite, MoodySpeaks.com, showcases his talents as a photographer, motivator and inspirational resource for healing for other survivors of childhood sexual abuse.
Dave and his wife Karla have two children, daughter Karia and son Charles III, and he is now a 1st time grandfather. His next big adventure is hiking Mt Kilimanjaro in January 2023!