JERRY L. ALEXANDER, Ph.D., currently
serves as Pastor of the Springfield Baptist Church, Athens, Georgia.
A native of Montgomery, Alabama, Dr. Alexander received his Bachelor
of Science at Alabama State University in his hometown. A Master
of Education was earned from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.
His theological studies began with a Master of Divinity from the
Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC), Morehouse School of
Religion in Atlanta, Georgia. He completed the requirements for
his doctorate and earned a Doctor of Ministry from the Columbia
Theological Seminary. He is the founder of the Athens Coalition
for Education (ACE), Athens, Georgia, a community empowerment organization,
which focuses on education as a life long journey.