( President of Eternal Life TV ) David Zimel currently serves as President of Eternal Life Television.

David Zimel, a native Oregonian, attended Jesuit High School and the University of Oregon, where he received a BS in Finance in 1977. After graduation, he joined Mercury Development as a retail leasing agent. He progressed to Director of Leasing, Vice President of Development, President, and as of 2019, his current role as CEO. He has extensive experience in development, redevelopment, and acquisition of retail properties. David has served as a board member for several companies including Pan Pacific Retail Properties, Rentech Inc. and locally with Shari’s Restaurants and R & H Construction.David has participated as an ICSC panelist, moderator, State Program Committee Chairperson, and State Director.

David continues to leverage his vast real estate, finance, and management experience by overseeing the executive team and participating on the Board.