THIS IS WHAT MTS LOOKS LIKE

MTS Looks Like Jack Conrad

MTS Looks Like Jack Conrad

Jack Conrad is Director of Spiritual Care for LeBonheur Children’s Hospital after thirty-five years in business, holding offices of President and Vice President of Operations for corporations including Siemens, Bristol Myers Squib, 3M, among others. He is...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Matthew Ingram

MTS Looks Like Rev. Matthew Ingram

Rev. Matthew Ingram first sensed his calling as a teenager, and after nearly a decade of running from the call, he decided to enroll in seminary. He originally attended a seminary in Alabama where the people looked a lot like him. He reflected, “If that’s...

MTS Looks Like Dr. Janel Kragt Bakker

MTS Looks Like Dr. Janel Kragt Bakker

Dr. Janel Kragt Bakker is Associate Professor of Mission, Evangelism, and Culture at Memphis Theological Seminary. She teaches Context and Models for Mission and Evangelism, a foundational course which brings classroom learning into dialogue with field...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Dr. Andre Johnson

MTS Looks Like Rev. Dr. Andre Johnson

Rev. Dr. Andre Johnson sensed a call to serve both in the academy and in the role of pastor. He appreciates opportunities to do scholastic work and to serve in the community, and his scholarship is deeply influenced by what he is doing in the community. As...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Holly Woodall

MTS Looks Like Rev. Holly Woodall

Rev. Holly Woodall currently serves as pastor of Lineville First and Oak Grove United Methodist Churches in Lineville, Alabama. She earned her Master of Divinity from Memphis Theological Seminary and also has a bachelors’ degree in Communication Arts and a...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Autura Eason-Williams

MTS Looks Like Rev. Autura Eason-Williams

When Rev. Autura Eason-Williams decided to go to seminary, she thought she was responding to a call to lay ministry. At that time, she was “just trying to reach out to kids, not make a career out of it.” As she gained experience in ministry service while...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Jessica Morris

MTS Looks Like Rev. Jessica Morris

Rev. Jessica Morris, a native of Tampa, FL, quickly made Memphis her home. Her connection with Hope Church as a teenager brought her to Memphis to attend Crichton College. She felt a call to ministry and to seminary, and to staying in Memphis. Memphis...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Tim Carpenter

MTS Looks Like Rev. Tim Carpenter

Rev. Tim Carpenter was appointed to Germantown UMC as Senior Pastor on January 1, 2017, returning to serve the church in which he was raised. He was born in Memphis and grew up in Cordova, TN. After earning his bachelors in Political Science from the...

MTS Looks Like Rev. Dr. Dorothy Wells

MTS Looks Like Rev. Dr. Dorothy Wells

The Rev. Dr. Dorothy Sanders Wells (M.Div., MTS, 2012; D.Min., Candler School of Theology, Emory University, 2018) is the Rector of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Germantown, Tennessee, where she has served since 2013. Dorothy came to the Episcopal Church...

MTS Looks Like Dr. Oluwatomisin Oredein

MTS Looks Like Dr. Oluwatomisin Oredein

Dr. Oluwatomisin Oredein is Louisville Institute Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor of Christian Theology and Ethics at Memphis Theological Seminary. She teaches the Christian Ethics core course as well as other elective Theology and...