This series of seminars throughout the semester, sponsored by the Center for Black Church Studies in collaboration with the Association of Black Seminarians (ABS), is designed to develop competencies, practices, and skills necessary for faithful ministers, effective leaders, and public witnesses for the church in the world at large.
*This event postponed due to winter weather and will be rescheduled; please check back soon for updates
Community Partnerships and Community Development
Dr. Alexander Gee
5:00 p.m. | Mackay Campus Center, Main Lounge
Dr. Gee is the lead pastor of Fountain of Life Covenant Church, in Madison, WI. He also founded The Nehemiah Center for Urban Leadership Development, a non-profit organization that enhances the quality of life in Madison, WI by inspiring, developing and mobilizing emerging African American leaders to become key partners in revitalizing and transforming their city.
The Nehemiah Community Development Corp., was recently awarded a $1 million by the Wisconsin Partnership Program with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to promote heath equity among African-Americans in Madison.
“My field education placements lifted up my gifts for ordained ministry, and the dual-degree program helped me develop the skills for ministry.”