About the Authors (Building the World We Dream About)
Mark A. Hicks, Ed.D. is the Angus MacLean Professor of Religious Education at Meadville Lombard Theological School in Chicago. Drawing on his experience as a teacher, musician, and university administrator and his advocacy for social change, Mark consults nationally with congregations, schools, universities, and government and nonprofit organizations on building inclusive, democratic, multiracial, multicultural learning communities. He has been recognized by peers for excellence in teaching and is widely known for creating educational experiences that lead to spiritual, cognitive, and social change.
India McKnight formerly served as staff in the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at the Unitarian Universalist Association, the Paint Branch Unitarian Universalist Congregation, and the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Queens (New York). As an AmeriCorp Public Allies graduate and an organizer with the Audre Lorde Project, she strives towards the transformation of society into a cradle of justice-centered compassion. As a queer young adult of color she wants to make clear that young people are creative, amazing agents of change and should be celebrated as such.
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Last updated on Friday, July 20, 2012.
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