Claudia Allen receiving Justice Award from Washington Adventist University. | Photo Credit: MFields Photography
Allen, a graduate of Andrews University, grew up attending Niles Philadelphia Church. She received a master’s degree from Georgetown University and was a part of the first cohort to complete a certificate in Theology & Racialized Policing with Sojourners, Howard University Divinity School, and the Christian Community Development Association.
“As someone who has been passionate about justice and equity of all people to be recognized for that commitment, passion, and work is a humbling and affirming experience,” she said. “I am committed to continuing this work and am especially excited about my forthcoming book Activate: Finding the Savior in Social Justice.”