Reverend Dr. Donna E. Allen, PhD is a native of East Orange, New Jersey. From her youth she has been active in church in the Baptist, Lutheran, and Methodist traditions.
Dr. Allen is founder and pastor of New Revelation Community Church. Ordained in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, she received her PhD. at Vanderbilt University.
Rev. Dr. Allen has served in ministry as a teacher: Adjunct Faculty in Preaching at American Baptist Seminary of the West in Berkeley, Adjunct Faculty in Summer Session in Sexuality and Gender at Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California, Instructor of Preaching and Worship at Saint Paul School of Theology in Kansas City, Missouri; and recently appointed Assistant Professor of Preaching and Worship at Lancaster Theological Seminary in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Rev. Dr. Allen has served in ministry as a pastor:
Allen Bethel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, Lewisburg, Tennessee
Assistant Pastor Payne Chapel AME Church in Nashville, Tennessee
Pastor of Parks Chapel AME Church in Oakland, California
and at present is the Founder and Pastor of New Revelation Community Church in Oakland.
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