A minister, blogger, podcaster, and spiritual entrepreneur, Jaimie is a 2012 graduate of Wellesley College. She earned her Master of Divinity degree in 2015 from Yale Divinity School and her Master of Sacred Theology degree, also from Yale Divinity School, in 2016. Jaimie is currently a PhD student at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Her academic work focuses on black women living in the continental United States from 1800 to the present day. Her primary methodological tools are black feminist thought, womanist thought, African American Studies, and American Religious History.
Jaimie is also half of the Just 2 Pearls team! Just 2 Pearls is a podcast created in August of 2016 for the professional, Christian, Millennial woman. Jaimie and her pearly partner, Porsha, use the podcast as a way to help hardworking young women cultivate the pearl within them. Follow The Pearls on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook at @just2pearls.
Jaimie was ordained to Christian ministry in May of 2015. Her ordination is recognized by the American Baptist Churches, USA. She enjoys working with congregations as they have difficult conversations at the intersection of their differences. She believes that the Gospel exists as a challenge and corrective to us and that we are at our best when we find ways to confront the hard truths of our past and of our present. Schedule a complimentary consultation to see how you can collaborate with Jaimie to increase the impact of your ministry.