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Reverend LaKeesha Walrond, PhD
President of the New York Theological Seminary

Dr. Walrond serves as president of the New York Theological Seminary, a 122-year-old institution known for its hands-on ministry. She is also the preaching pastor at the First Corinthian Baptist Church in New York City. As an educator, speaker, and faith leader, Dr. Walrond works to engage other leaders in efforts to build community, particularly by empowering women and girls and preventing child abuse.

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