Rev. Dr. Roland Stringfellow is the Managing Director of the Center for LGBTQ and Gender Studies in Religion (CLGS) and has been with the Center since 2008. He is licensed with the Metropolitan Community Church and currently is the Senior Pastor of Metropolitan Community Church Detroit. Roland coordinates the African American Roundtable for CLGS and hosts the Souls A’Fire Conference: A national gathering on Black Queer Theology.
Academic CredentialsBachelor of Science, Special Education, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 1992Master of Science, Counseling, Indiana University Purdue University at Fort Wayne, IN, 1997Master of Ministry, Grace Theological Seminary, Winona Lake, IN, 2002Certificate in Interim Ministry, Interim Ministry Network, West Cornwall, CT, 2005Certificate in Sexuality and Religion, Pacific School of Religion, 2006Master of Divinity, Pacific School of Religion, 2006Doctor of Ministry, Pacific School of Religion, 2016