Director, Center for the Study of Latino/a Christianity and Religions
Professor of Supervised Ministry
D.Min., Perkins School of Theology, 2003; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY, 1982; B.A., Louisiana College, 1979
Peace/social justice ministries; cross-cultural and interfaith communication; urban ministry; church and community studies; Latino/a ministry
:: "The Power of Remembrance: Helping Older Adults Share the Richness of Their Experience." Designs for Teacher/Leader Education series of the Presbyterian Church (USA).
:: "Quantum Leap: Youths and Senior Adults" and "A Church Reminiscence Group," with Elaine Tiller. Can We Uplift the Spirit as the Body Slows Down? National Interfaith Coalition on Aging, 1993.
Ordained Baptist minister (1985); founder/member, Christian and Muslim Women's Dialogue; member, National Congregational Studies Seminar, Hartford Institute for Religious Research, Hartford Seminary; past board member, Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America (6 years); current board member, Dallas Peace Center; advisory board member, Wilkinson Community Center; advisor, Proyecto Esperanza (immigrant advocacy organization)