CLERGY

Ernest Brooks, M.Div. '05

Ernest Brooks, M.Div. '05

President & CEO of Academy of Preachers, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
M.Div., Duke University Divinity School
G.C., Non-Profit and Philanthropic Management, Terry Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University
G.C., Higher Education Administration, The Graham School of Liberal and Professional Studies, The University of Chicago
M.A., Religion, Ethics and Culture, The University of Chicago Divinity School
B.A., Religion

Jamal Bryant, D.Min. '93

Jamal Bryant, D.Min. '93

Senior Pastor, Empowerment Temple AME Church
Baltimore, MD
D.Min., Graduate Theological Foundation
M.Div., Duke University Divinity School
B.A., Political Science

Delman Coates, Ph.D., '95

Delman Coates, Ph.D., '95

Senior Pastor, Mt. Ennon Baptist Church
Clinton, MD
Ph.D., New Testament and Early Christianity, Columbia University
M.Ph., Religion, Columbia University
M.Div., Harvard Divinity School
B.A., Religion

Jawanza Colvin, Ed.D. '97

Jawanza Colvin, Ed.D. '97

Senior Pastor, Olivet Institutional Baptist Church
Cleveland, OH
Ed.D., Columbia University
M.Div., Union Theological Seminary
B.A., Religion/Philosophy

Rev. John J. Cox, M.Div. '04

Rev. John J. Cox, M.Div. '04

Pastoral Care Minister, The Church Without Walls
Houston, TX
D. Min., Baylor University (In-Course)
M.Div., Vanderbilt University
B.A., Religion

Wendell Dandridge, Ph.D., '07

Wendell Dandridge, Ph.D., '07

Pastor, he Worship Center ATL
Atlanta, GA
Ph.D., Ministry, Petra Theological Seminary
M.Div., Interdenominational Theological Center
B.A., Religion

Kevin E. Donalson, Sr., D.Min., '94

Kevin E. Donalson, Sr., D.Min., '94

Sr. Pastor, Mount Pleasant Baptist Church
Herndon, VA
D. Min., Preaching, United Theological Seminary
M.Div., Howard University School of Divinity
B.A., Sociology, Religion

E. Shon Hagwood, M.Div. '97

E. Shon Hagwood, M.Div. '97

Senior Pastor
First Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church
Charlotte, NC
M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
B.A., Economics

Daniel Heath '03

Daniel Heath '03

Founder/Lead Congregation Consultant
Church 21 
Charlotte, NC
J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary (In-Course)
M.M.E., Winthrop University
Certificate in Theology and the Arts, Fuller Theological Seminary
Certificate in Worship Leadership, Johnson C. Smith Theological Seminary
B.A., Music
 

Taft Q. Heatley, M.Div. '98

Taft Q. Heatley, M.Div. '98

Senior Pastor, Shiloh Baptist Church
Alexandria, VA
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary
B.S., Mathematics, Physics

Nicholas S. Richards, M.Div., '05

Nicholas S. Richards, M.Div., '05

Founder, Roho
New York, NY
M.Div., Union Theological Seminary
G.C., International Human Rights, University of Cape Town
B.A., Political Science

Joshua T. Scott '04

Joshua T. Scott '04

Pastor, Humble Praise Center
Entrepreneur, Writer
Humble, TX
M.A., Community Development, Real Estate
Prairie View A&M University
B.A., Philosophy

Raphael Warnock, Ph.D. '91

Raphael Warnock, Ph.D. '91

Senior Pastor, Ebenezer Baptist 
Atlanta, GA
Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary
M.Phil., Union Theological Seminary
M.Div., Union Theological Seminary
B.A., Religion

Beryl Whipple, D.Min., '04

Beryl Whipple, D.Min., '04

Pastor, Mount Hebron Baptist Church
Baltimore, MD
D.Min., Wesley Theological Seminary
M.Div., Wake Forest University
M.S., Church Management, Villanova University
B.A., Religion/Philosophy