Meet the 205: David Fleming


Fleming is president and CEO of REV Birmingham, which was formed in 2012 by the strategic merger of Operation New Birmingham and Main Street Birmingham. Fleming was the founding executive director of Main Street Birmingham, Inc., a nonprofit organization created to target nine older neighborhood commercial districts for revitalization and development. Fleming is a native of Birmingham, having graduated from Vestavia Hills High School in 1990. He received a bachelor’s in history at Samford University and a masters in public and private management from Birmingham-Southern College. His professional career has included several years working previously with Operation New Birmingham and stints with Sloss Real Estate Group and Congressman Spencer Bachus in Washington, D.C. Fleming and his wife, Brooke, have a young son, Thomas. They live in the Crestwood neighborhood of Birmingham and are active members of Redeemer Community Church.