Tamara Henry

Tamara Henry serves as Assistant Professor of Religious Education at New York Theological Seminary, where she also directs the Master of Arts in Religious Education and the Master of Arts in Youth Ministry degree programs. An urban youth ministry practitioner for nearly two decades, Dr. Henry also serves as the Minister to Youth for an American Baptist congregation in Brooklyn New York and frequents as an itinerant preacher, speaker and consultant for religious and educational organizations, both locally and across the nation. She received her Ph.D. in Religious Education from Fordham University. Her current research and writing interests explore the intersection between popular music culture, religion and liberative pedagogical practices among youth and young adults.