City You Live In: (Add closest Major City in Parentheses)
State You Live In:
Bethel/Grant AME Churches-Boston
College Attended (optional):
Boston University/University of Edinburgh
About Me: (Ministry Info, Hobbies, Fav. Music etc.)
George Walters-Sleyon is a Ph.D. candidate (ABA) at the University of Edinburgh in the areas of Practical Theology, Christian Ethics and Criminal Justice Reform Research/Comparative Criminology. He holds a Master of Divinity (MDiv.) degree and a post-graduate Master in Sacred Theology (S.T.M.) in Philosophy, Theology and Ethics (Christian/Social) from Boston University.
George is a Preacher/Teacher, motivational speaker, Singer, Songwriter with two gospel albums. He is also the Author of Locked Up and Locked Down Multitude Lingers in Limbo: Revised Edition- A social and existential analysis of the high rates of incarceration of Black men, women and youths in the US penal system.
He is the Founder of The Center for Church and Prison, Inc. A research and resource center working towards community revitalization through prison reform, strategic solution development and intervention in the high rates of incarceration and recidivism in the US penal system. (www.churchandprison.org). George is married with two sons.