The Rev. Dr. Natasha Jamison Gadson is an ordained itinerant elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and an organizational communication consultant. She earned master’s degrees from Howard University and Wesley Theological Seminary and a D. Min. from Duke Divinity School. Currently she serves as executive minister of Turner Memorial AME Church in Hyattsville, Maryland; previously she was on the ministerial staff at Reid Temple AME Church North in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Leadership Education at Duke Divinity grants Traditioned Innovation Awards to initiatives that engage in experiments to transform communities by living out the convictions of an ancient faith in the current challenging circumstances. The awardees inspire Christian leaders to consider our convictions and daily activities so that we may more abundantly bear witness to the reign of God.
Each of the 2021 winners will receive $10,000 and be featured in Faith & Leadership.