Chaplain Col. (Ret.) David Lile

Chaplain Col. (Ret.) David Lile is currently Chaplain at the Inter-American Defense College at Fort McNair, NCR. David served in the Peace Corps before being ordained an Elder in The United Methodist Church. He served churches in Kentucky and then became a military chaplain. He holds advanced degrees from Duke Divinity School and numerous military institutions. He has served in a variety of roles and settings around the world as a chaplain. He has received many awards and decorations including the Bronze Star and Meritorious Service Medal. He and his wife Gladys, from Moquegua, Peru, have 3 children and 3 grandchildren.


Paris & Normandy River Cruise with Guest Speakers Chaplain Col. (Ret.) David Lile | Oct 24, 2025

Join Guest Speaker Chaplain Col. (Ret.) David Lile, on a Paris and Normandy River Cruise on the Seine Aboard AmaWaterways AmaDante, starting at $3998*, departing on October 24, 2025. You will see... View Tour