Pennsylvania's State Representative for the 74th District
Dan Williams, a Chester County resident for more than 30 years, and Senior Pastor of New Life in Christ Fellowship Church, located in Coatesville, PA for 27 years. As Senior Pastor, Dan has envisioned, led, and sponsored several missionary trips both domestically and abroad (Europe, Haiti, and Africa).
Prior work experience includes UPS supervisor; Teamster.
Pastor Dan hosted a community meet and greet to urge residents to get involved; have a direct impact by offering ideas, time, and talents to meet the needs of the community. Additionally, maximizing efforts by engaging people outside of the community.
A local community leader (25 years), Dan has led community initiatives for fire victims as well as the beautification project of Ash Park (Coatesville).
Because of Dan's leadership, NLICF has sponsored, collected, and delivered over 500 care packages to our armed service members in Afghanistan, working in conjunction with the "Adopt a Soldier" organization.
The faces of hunger and homelessness are diverse and many. To drive hunger from our communities, Dan has launched many food and clothing drives, bringing food and clothes to thousands of families.
Partnered with local law enforcement agencies to foster a "new" understanding between community and law enforcement by providing a forum and allowing the sharing of views, opinions , and biases.
To aid in the fight against gun violence in our communities, Pastor Dan offered a way to get many illegal weapons off our streets and into the hands of local law enforcement by successfully facilitating a "Guns for Amnesty Program". Standing in the gap between crisis of the moment and resolution for the future.
Dan's leadership is always forward-thinking. The Willia Mae Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund, named after Dan's late mother, is headed by Dan and family, awarding merit scholarships to young people based on academic achievement.
Dan is a graduate of Geneva College, Biblical Seminary, Beaver Falls, PA (B.S. Mdiv and DMin).
Dan is a devoted family man. He has been married to Baleria Alston Williams for 37 years. They have three children and