David Vandy is the Chairman of the African Gospel Network. He is an International Broadcaster, producer, and host of the popular music show ‘African Beat’ at the Voice of America in Washington DC, and was born in Sierra Leone. He has, produced and directed multiple plays in Sierra Leone and is a founding member f one of the leading Theatre groups in Sierra Leone; Kailondo Theatre. David also produced and directed plays at the African Studies Department at Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone. He worked as Radio Broadcaster for several radio stations in Sierra Leone including the United Nations Mission Radio and the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Service Radio/Television where he created, produced, and directed the first comedy television soap opera ‘Dee Vee Productions’ and now ‘Wan Pot’.
David founded Sierra Theatre Productions, which is the first Sierra Leonean theatre company to be established in the United States. An organization that has performed cultural Sierra Leonean plays at the prestigious Kennedy Center for the first time ever, and the Smithsonian museum. He serves on the board of directors of The Sierra Leone Association of Artists and Musicians and is also the Chairman of the 50th Independence planning committee of the Embassy of Sierra Leone.