June 20-21, 2019
Ohio State University Campus
WHAT TO EXPECT
A unique conference dedicated to sharing practical knowledge based on research generated from the Religious Leadership and Diversity Project (RLDP), the most comprehensive study of U.S. multiracial church head clergy ever conducted.
A more intimate conference that will foster opportunities to build connections with other religious practitioners from across religious affiliations who are interested in fostering racial and ethnic diversity in their organizations.
Visit rldp.net to learn more about the project.
1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43210
Hale Black Cultural Center
154 W. 12th Street
Columbus, OH 43210
Dr. Korie Edwards
Dr. Rebecca Kim
Oneya Fennell Okuwobi is a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology studying race and religion at The Ohio State University. Oneya’s research interrogates how diverse organizations impact racial inequality.
Oneya Okuwobi, Ph.D Candidate OSU
Rev. Rich Johnson
Dr. Kersten Bayt Priest
2110 Tuttle Park Pl, Columbus, OH 43210
The Blackwell Inn is located on the campus of Ohio State University. Please call the Blackwell Inn (614-247-4000) to book your stay. When you contact the hotel, mention you are attending the Pastoring the Multiracial Church Conference to receive the group rate ($155/night). The reservation must be be made by Thursday, May 23rd to receive the group rate, which is available on a first come, first serve basis.
Additionally, the Blackwell Inn offers complimentary airport transportation. To arrange airport transportation, contact the hotel’s concierge at (614) 247-4000. Please be sure to schedule airport transportation at least 48 hours in advance. Click here for the shuttle schedule. Additionally, valet parking is available for all guests and attendees. Overnight parking rates are $20 and may be applied to your room.