Reverend Jennifer Bailey
Leader of the multi-faith justice movement
Named one of 15 Faith Leaders to Watch by the Center for American Progress, Reverend Jennifer Bailey is an ordained minister, public theologian, and emerging national leader in the multi-faith movement for justice. She is the founding executive director of the Faith Matters Network, a collective led by people of color that trains, connects, convenes, and amplifies marginalized people of faith, primarily people of color, to chart a new moral horizon.
A Ford Foundation Public Voices Fellow of The OpEd Project and ordained itinerant elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, Reverend Baily came to her work as a minister after nearly a decade of experience at nonprofits combating intergenerational poverty.
Jennifer is an Ashoka Fellow and Nathan Cummings Foundation Fellow who writes regularly for a number of publications including On Being, Sojourners, and The Huffington Post. Her first book (tentatively titled Confessions of a #Millennial #Minister) is currently under contract with Chalice Press.
On Being Gathering
February 16 - 19, 2018
Friday - Monday, 3 nights
Special guests include Seth Godin, Maria Popova, David Whyte, Naomi Shihab Nye, Omid Safi, and Parker Palmer In the audio and digital spaces of On Being, a far-flung cross-section of humanity examines big questions of meaning — What does it mean to be human, and how do we want to live? We’ve long aspired to...