University of Georgia Institute for Behavioral Research Center for Family Research
ProSAAM :: Program for Strong African American Marriages
Mission and Purpose
About the Project
For Participants
For Team Members
For More Information
Contact Us

Rev. Dr. Jerry L. AlexanderJERRY 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.