David McRae Credit: Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/Report for America

David McRae is a fourth-generation Mississippian living in Ridgeland. He remains involved in the family business, McRae Investments, as the company’s managing partner. McRae is also a licensed attorney.

McRae is a graduate of Southern Methodist University and received a Juris Doctor from Mississippi College School of Law.While studying for his law degree, he was Chief Justice of the Honor Court and worked for Justice Jess Dickinson at the Mississippi Supreme Court.

McRae and his wife Katherine have three children.


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