Our featured keynote speaker is the distinguished Rev. Teresa L. Fry Brown, Ph.D. Dr. Fry Brown currently serves as the Bandy Professor of Preaching at Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, and is the first Black and the first woman to hold what many consider the most prestigious preaching professorate in America. She is the first tenured Black female Professor at Candler and the third Black female to attain the rank of Full Professor at Emory. An ordained Itinerant Elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and an Associate Minister at New Bethel A.M.E., Dr. Fry Brown is also a prolific author, a member of the American Academy of Religion, the Society for the Study of Black Religion, the Academy of Homiletics and the illustrious Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.
Photos of the 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast courtesy of Bill Costen.