Dr. Edward Powell Wimberly (STH 1968, 1971, & GRS 1976, Ph.D.)
Dr. Edward Powell Wimberly (STH 1968, 1971, & GRS 1976, Ph.D.) is the Jarena Lee Professor of Pastoral Care at the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) in Atlanta, GA. He has lectured and led workshops across the globe, while authoring numerous books. As an elder in the United Methodist Church, Dr. Wimberly pastored various churches in New England before moving to ITC. He is not only a scholar and author but also an advocate for social justice: serving on the board for various non-profits. He was named one of STH’s 2012 Distinguished Alumni/ae.