AMBS Alumni Third Thursdays | Nekeisha Alayna Alexis, MATS

This conversation is a part of a once-a-month online conversation between AMBS teaching and administrative faculty members and AMBS alumni. Janeen Bertsche Johnson, MDiv, Alumni Director, interviewed Nekeisha Alayna Alexis, MATS, Intercultural Competence and Undoing Racism coordinator at AMBS.

During these conversations, Janeen Bertsche Johnson will interview a selected member of the AMBS learning community for 35 minutes, followed by a short time of open conversation for AMBS alumni.

These sessions are held via videoconference from 12 to 1 p.m. ET on the third Thursday of each month. The virtual events are only open to AMBS alumni at this time.

About Nekeisha:
Nekeisha Alayna Alexis, MATS, brings several practical, administrative and intellectual gifts to each of her roles at AMBS.

As a member of the Marketing and Communications Team, she is the Graphic Designer and Website Specialist and is responsible for designing publicity materials and managing the seminary’s online presence. As Intercultural Competence and Undoing Racism (ICUR) coordinator, she leads a team of teaching faculty, administrators and students in the ongoing work of AMBS’s strategic priority of undoing racism and building intercultural competence throughout the institution. As an independent scholar focused on issues of human and other animal oppression, she writes and speaks extensively in the areas of Christian theology and ethics, critical animal studies and related issues.

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