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BRIDGE Maryland LEADERSHIP

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COMMUNITY ORGANIZER (STAFF): REV. M. GAYLE BRISCOE

Reverend Briscoe has been Organizer for BRIDGE since 2012 and Organizer for BRIDGE MARYLAND since 2015. She manages all daily operations of BRIDGE Maryland: membership planning, meeting planning and organizing for leadership training. She also conceived, developed, and now oversees our mentorship program for young men, “Pathways to Purpose.”

Rev. Briscoe is an ordained Baptist minister and on the ministerial staff at Wayland Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland under the direction of the Reverend Dr. Hoffman F. Brown, 3rd .
A native of Suffolk, Virginia, Reverend M. Gayle Briscoe earned a B.A. degree in Psychology from Hampton University and a Master of Social Work from the University of Maryland School of Social Work and Community Planning. She is a graduate of the Baltimore School of the Bible and has completed other classes through the Evangelical Training Association. She is a graduate of the Gamaliel Network National Leadership Training.

Reverend Briscoe has been a Licensed Realtor for 47 years and is a well-known advocate for fair housing. She developed and taught Fair Housing courses for Licensure of Realtors in the State of Maryland. She was the first African American woman to head a major real estate board in the nation, Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors. She has been named to "Maryland's Top 100 Women.”
Reverend Briscoe has served on the following Boards: Associated Black Charities, WBC-Community Development Corporation, Saint Ambrose Housing Aid Center, and Leaders of Tomorrow. She is our hero for her tireless, patient shepherding of BRIDGE Maryland leaders and members in our mission of “
intentional relationship building, organizing and intensive leadership development in order to strengthen congregations and faith leaders to demonstrate and advance justice in the world.”

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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: CO-CHAIR: REVEREND BRIAN E. MURRAY

The Rev. Brian Edward Murray is a native of Queens, New York. He is a graduate of Stuyvesant H.S.; a Newsweek magazine "top 100 public high schools" science and mathematics magnet in located in New York City. He is a second-generation graduate of Morgan State University with a bachelor's degree in biology, spent over two decades in the pharmaceutical industry, and received his master's degree in theology from St. Mary's Seminary and University. Licensed and ordained at Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Baltimore, his more than two decades of clergy experience was devoted to The United Baptist Missionary Convention of Maryland for the causes of social justice, community activism, and Christian education. Rev. Murray also served as adjunct professor at the United Baptist College and Seminary, focusing on both New Testament Studies and Urban Ministry.

In 2008, Rev. Murray became the organizing pastor of New Covenant Community Church, a contemporary, non-denominational new church plant in Woodlawn, Maryland. The ministry achieved mixed success but also attracted the attention of the United Church of Christ, the 5000-church denomination known for diversity and social justice. In April 2011, a revamped New Covenant received "new church in formation" status; and as a result, in January 2012 launched as New Covenant Community United Church of Christ, a "new church plant" in the Owings Mills/Pikesville area of Baltimore County. New Covenant is the first African American led UCC church launched in the Baltimore Metropolitan area since the 1960's. In addition, Rev. Murray has served as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the Baltimore Child Abuse Center; Executive Committee Member, Professional Advisory Board for Spiritual Care and Chaplaincy at The Johns Hopkins Hospital System; the Steering Committee of the Family Informed Trauma Treatment Center, sponsored by University of Maryland's School of Social Work and Kennedy Krieger Family Center; the Victims Service Provider Network of Maryland; is a graduate of the 2012-2013 class of Leadership Baltimore County and the 2018 class of Greater Baltimore Committee Leadership; and guest faculty for the Breakthrough Series Collaborative, a University of Maryland project training nonprofit and private agencies about the trauma of institutional racism as they serve the African American community in Baltimore. Finally, Rev. Murray is a 2020 Senior Fellow in the Adese Fellowship Program of the United Church of Christ, focusing on the intersection of spirituality and entrepreneurship.

Rev. Murray’s ministry focuses on the empowerment of God's people in three specific areas: self-awareness, self-improvement, and social conscience. He believes, "once we know who we are, what we can become, and why we're here, God's will for our lives becomes just a little bit clearer. He is married to his college sweetheart, Janese, retired Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion for the Exelon Corporation. They are the proud parents of two adult daughters and one granddaughter and live in the Hampton-Roland Park area of Baltimore.

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CO-CHAIR: REVEREND ANGELIQUE MASON

(Elected, October 2019)
Reverend Angelique Mason has been the pastor of Allen African Methodist Episcopal Church located in Caroline County since 2011. Previously, Rev. Mason served as the pastor of Holy Trinity AMEC, Rock Hall from 2007 until 2011.

Prior to serving in pastoral ministry, she was the church administrator for Payne Memorial AMEC (1994-2004) and St. John AMEC (2004-2007).
Reverend Mason earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1995 from Morgan University and her Master of Divinity in 1999 from Howard University School of Divinity.

Volunteer Services:
Her academic and community involvement includes service as an instructor for the Baltimore Conference Examiners’ Board of the AMEC and secretary for the Baltimore Conference of the AME Church. She serves as a chaplain of Baltimore Metropolitan Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. and serves as the treasurer for the Connectional Women in Ministry of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. She serves on the Maryland Board of Directors Census 2020.

Vision, accomplishments/milestones:
Reverend Angelique Mason takes a vision and makes it reality through sound strategy development. She intuitively sees the threads of opportunity that wind through an organization, brings them together into a coherent whole, and helps others extend their thinking.  She was instrumental in the development of Neighbors Investing Money & Resources for Development (NIMROD) Office Building, which rents office space to black owned businesses.

Elected as Co-Chair of BRIDGE Maryland in 2019, Rev. Mason served on the Board of Directors, led the Criminal Justice Task Force, and co-chaired the BRIDGE Maryland Religious Leaders’ Caucus from 2016-2019.

Favorite Scripture or Quotation:
II Timothy 1:7, “For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.”

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SECRETARY: BETSY F. AMEY

Currently serving as BRIDGE Maryland’s Secretary on the Board of Directors, Betsy is a member of Ascension Evangelical Lutheran Church in Towson, MD. Ascension is a charter member of BRIDGE and has supplied BRIDGE leaders throughout the years. Betsy completed weeklong Gamaliel National Leadership training in Illinois in 2009 and serves on the Social Ministry Committee at Ascension.

Betsy helped lead BRIDGE’s "First Suburbs Initiative," educating congregations and politicians about the need to shift resources from sprawl development to re-development of the older suburbs. She served on the Transition Team and the Sustaining Committee for BRIDGE from 2015-2016, and then on the Board of Directors, 2016 to present.
Betsy’s past leadership positions include President of the Ascension Congregation Council and President of the Maryland Society for Clinical Social Work. She has been active in legislative advocacy in Annapolis on mental health and substance use disorder treatment, insurance equity and parity and other issues of concern to clinical social workers and their clients. More recently, she has engaged in advocacy efforts of the national Clinical Social Work Association to improve access to mental health care for Medicare beneficiaries.
Education: Bachelor of Arts in History, Stanford University, 1970; Master of Arts in Teaching, The Johns Hopkins University, 1971; Master of Social Work, Clinical, University of Maryland, 1989.

Professional Experience: Secondary Social Studies Teacher, Baltimore County Schools 1971-1987; Clinical Social Worker/Psychotherapist (LCSW-C): Sheppard Pratt Hospital, 1989-1994, The Resource Group Counseling and Education Center, 1994-2016. Retired from practice in January 2016.

Personal Statement: "l am appalled and dismayed at the lack of progress we have made in promoting a more just and humane society, despite the efforts made since my college days long ago. Yet, I believe that a coalition of faith organizations has the credibility and the mandate to further social justice goals.”

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TREASURER: REV. DR. ROBERT E. WALKER, JR.

Reverend Dr. Robert E. Walker, Jr. is the senior pastor of Mt. Zion UMC-Magothy of Pasadena, in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
Reverend Walker’s spiritual roots began at an early age in The Triumph Church of Holiness of Holiness in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. While at Triumph Church, Reverend Walker served in several capacities. Rev. Walker became a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church of Pittsburgh, PA and served as a Sunday School teacher and assistant Superintendent of Sunday School. While at Bethel, Rev. Walker heard the call to ministry.

In 1985 after relocating to Maryland, Rev. Walker answered the call to ministry while attending St. Paul United Methodist Church of Oxon Hill. In 1994 he was ordained a deacon in The United Methodist Church. In the year 2000 he was ordained an elder under the spiritual guidance of the Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Williams.

Before Rev. Walker accepted the call to pastor, he accepted the call to repair cars. He was a Master Certified Technician. The skill set of a mechanic has helped him to diagnose some of the problems he has faced in the pastorates he has served.

Rev. Walker earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Lincoln University, PA; a degree in Automotive Technology from Rosedale Technical Institute, Pittsburgh, PA; a Master of Divinity from Howard University School of Divinity and a Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Christian Counseling from The Family Bible Institute of Baltimore, MD. 

Rev. Walker is married to Rev. Denise H. Norfleet, who pastors St. Paul Praise and Worship Center in Pikesville, MD. Reverend Walker and his wife share five children, fifteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

In Rev. Walker’s  24 years in ministry with the help of God, he has helped to establish and/or rejuvenate youth ministries, dance ministries, worship teams, stewardship campaigns, Bible Studies, established ministries to the elderly living in assistant living facilities and Sunday Schools in the churches he has served. He has been instrumental in the development of B.R.I.D.G.E (Baltimore Regional Initiative Developing Genuine Equality) and BRIDGE Maryland, both faith-based social justice organization that work to develop leaders who organize and advocate to correct social justice ills. He has been on the Board of Directors of Interfaith Action for Racial Justice, another faith-based organization that developed study circles on race and racism and the effects of white privilege on the American society.

Rev. Walker has  served these great churches, St. Mark’s in Laurel; Union Street in Westminster; Mt. Olive in Randallstown;  Elderslie-St. Andrews in Baltimore, MD; Christ Church in Aquasco, MD; New Covenant-Wesley Memorial and Emmarts, Woodlawn, MD and Wilson Memorial-John Wesley-Waterbury Churches in Anne Arundel County, MD

Above all, Rev. Walker’s greatest desire is to be found faithful in the eyesight of God. He desires to hear his Lord say to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant; you were faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.’  Matthew 25:21

Education: Bachelor of Arts in History, Stanford University, 1970; Master of Arts in Teaching, The Johns Hopkins University, 1971; Master of Social Work, Clinical, University of Maryland, 1989.

Professional Experience: Secondary Social Studies Teacher, Baltimore County Schools 1971-1987; Clinical Social Worker/Psychotherapist (LCSW-C): Sheppard Pratt Hospital, 1989-1994, The Resource Group Counseling and Education Center, 1994-2016. Retired from practice in January 2016.

Personal Statement: "l am appalled and dismayed at the lack of progress we have made in promoting a more just and humane society, despite the efforts made since my college days long ago. Yet, I believe that a coalition of faith organizations has the credibility and the mandate to further social justice goals.”

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

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REVEREND SAUNDRA L. BAILEY

Reverend Saundra L. Bailey moved to Baltimore, Maryland from Williamsport, Pa. in 1952, after being home schooled for one year by her grandmother. She started her first year of Elementary school in the 1st grade and continued successfully through the 12th grade. In Edmondson High School, she danced in the dance group, played basketball, sang in the choir, and graduated 10th in her class. She also worked the entire time. She attended Morgan State for one semester, and was in the choir, attended dance, and completed First Aid class to attend to the Football and Track teams at Morgan. Saundra graduated from Coppin State College with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and received her Master’s in Psychology from Grand Canyon University three years later. She also attended and graduated from St. Mary's Seminary in 2009 with a Bachelors in Church Ministries, and concentration in Pastoral Care.


She is retired from her 40-year career at the Social Security Administration, where her last position was that of Security Specialist.

Rev. Bailey is an ordained preacher at the Greater Immanuel Faith Temple in Woodlawn, MD. She has been in the preaching ministry for seven years, having received the call a few years earlier.

Rev. Bailey has been a member of BRIDGE Maryland for three years. She has completed the Gamaliel National Leadership Training in community organizing. She has also trained as an analyst/programmer for the Integrated Voter Engagement and Voter Activation Network programs and enjoys imparting this information to our members. She faithfully attends the General Assembly meetings, Ntosake meetings, and other special events sponsored by BRIDGE Maryland.

Rev. Bailey’s hobbies are singing and writing sermons given to her by the Holy Spirit. She is married to Mr. Tyrone Bailey and has five children and fourteen grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
Favorite scripture: 2 Corinthians 9:10: “Now may He who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food, supply and multiply the seed that you have sown and increase the fruit of your righteousness.” (KJV)

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REV. VALERIE ANN BARNES

As an ordained elder of the United Methodist Church, Rev. Valerie has spent the past 20 years serving churches in Baltimore County and Baltimore City, and currently serves two churches. She is a life member (at the Conference and National levels) of Black Methodists for Church Renewal, Inc. and has served as the Northeastern Jurisdictional Secretary and Treasurer; currently, she is Constitution and Bylaws Chair.

Rev. Valerie has served on the Executive Committee of the Capital View Library (Washington, DC); the School Improvement Team of Chase Elementary School in Chase, MD; and much more.

Rev. Barnes graduated from Morgan State University with a BS and a MS Degree in Elementary-Middle School Education. She is also a Graduate of Howard University School of Divinity with a M.Div. degree.

Rev. Barnes became a member of BRIDGE Maryland Inc. in 2014. She has served as a Clergy Caucus Delegate for 3 years; participated on the planning teams for fundraising and celebration events of the organization; organized the souvenir program book for the 2017 “An Evening on the Bay”; and assisted in organizing logistics for the 2018 Legislative Day in Annapolis, MD. Rev. Barnes has also participated in social justice actions of BRIDGE Maryland Inc. advocating for increasing the minimum wage, housing for homeless youth and improved transportation/Red Line in the City of Baltimore.

Rev. Barnes has completed the Gamaliel week-long training and N’tosake training for developing women leaders. She co-led the 2018 BRIDGE MD Ntosake “pride” in hosting the 2019 Ntosake Women’s Leadership Training in Baltimore, MD.

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JASON JACKSON

Jason Jackson has been a full member of Wayland Baptist church since 2016. He serves as an usher at Wayland and is a member of the BRIDGE Maryland Core Team. He has attended many meetings of the BRIDGE MD General Assembly. He is currently on the Media Development Team of BRIDGE Maryland.

At Woodlawn High School, Jason ran track in 10th grade and ran in the county championships. He was a NJROTC and graduated as a Cadet Chief Petty Officer.

Jason graduated from Woodlawn High School in 2017 and is currently a student at CCBC – Catonsville, majoring in General Studies. He strives to be a positive force in the state of Maryland and help bring change. He believes he can help convey the mission of BRIDGE MD to the youth, particularly through his gift of spoken word writing and testimony.

Favorite Scripture or quotation: Mark 11:24 "Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.”

Rev. Barnes has completed the Gamaliel week-long training and N’tosake training for developing women leaders. She co-led the 2018 BRIDGE MD Ntosake “pride” in hosting the 2019 Ntosake Women’s Leadership Training in Baltimore, MD.

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LOUVINA RENEE MCCLAIN

Louvina Renee McClain was a Baltimore City resident for more than 20 years before moving to Baltimore County, Md. She is a member of St. Paul Praise and Worship Center where she willingly participates in the life of the church’s ministries. She has been involved in the Children’s and Youth ministries where she was instrumental in the Annual Youth Rock Retreat. She has taught Vacation Bible School. She was the co-chair of the church’s 150
th Anniversary. She has been a participant in worship services.

Vision, accomplishments/milestones: Renee is a highly motivated individual. She graduated from Baltimore City Community College in 2013 with an A.A degree in Human Services. She is currently employed at Sinai Hospital where she has been working for 16 years. Working many positions/roles within the Radiology department, she now currently works offsite as a Patient Financial Representative. She was nominated and awarded a superstar for excellence in 2009 for Customer Service Skills and works very hard to complete all tasks given using all resources for completion. She is always willing and looking for ways to create better services for families within the healthcare community. 

Louvina “Renee” is a member of the BRIDGE MD Education Taskforce and has participated in several BRIDGE MD actions. She is on the Media Development Team of BRIDGE Maryland.

Favorite Scripture or Quotation: Psalm 30: “Weeping may linger for the night, but joy comes with the morning . . . You have turned my mourning into dancing; you have taken off my sackcloth and clothed me with joy, so that my soul may praise you and not be silent.”

Favorite Scripture or quotation: Mark 11:24 "Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.”

Rev. Barnes has completed the Gamaliel week-long training and N’tosake training for developing women leaders. She co-led the 2018 BRIDGE MD Ntosake “pride” in hosting the 2019 Ntosake Women’s Leadership Training in Baltimore, MD.

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VALERIE SCOTT-DISHROOM

Valerie Scott-Dishroom Is a native Baltimorean who served In the United States Army for 20 years as a food service supervisor. While serving, her dedicated leadership qualities earned her the position as a senior instructor. She supervised instructors to teach soldiers to become effective food service managers to operate feeding missions all over the world. After retiring from the military at Fort Hood, TX, she returned to Baltimore where she served as the food service officer for eight years at a veterans transitional housing program named Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training MCVET).

Later, she returned to Morgan State University and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Family & Consumer Sciences (Home Economics) along with her teacher certification. Her next venue was teaching Baltimore County high school students home economics courses, which included basic and advanced cooking and nutrition. Unfortunately, many of the life sustaining courses she taught were eventually removed as not essential as core subject concentration. She has concerns about youth learning about nutrition, so they can become advocates in their homes, to erase generational health conditions and obesity.

Since her retirement from teaching, she has continued working with after school programs and mentoring youth. Sister Dishroom serves as the Coordinator for the Education Task Force of BRIDGE MD after attending the Gamaliel National Leadership Training in 2018. She also attended N’tosake training for developing women leaders. As the Coordinator for Wayland Baptist Church BRIDGE Core Team she has empowered church members to understand the importance of advocacy. She has been an active member at WBC since 2014 and participates in all community service projects supported by the church and BRIDGE MD.

As an event coordinator, Ms. Scott-Dishroom has graciously shared her creative talent decorating the church fellowship hall for various events. One of her self-care accomplishments was the development of a Sister’s Circle network to empower women in the community. While teaching, she developed a school-wide cooking competition and set up a food pantry at Woodlawn High School. Her most rewarding accomplishment was leading the inception of a chapter of NAACP while on military duty in Germany. She has always been an advocate for pursuing equality, as was her duty with her many leadership positions.

She is the proud mother of her son Corey Scott-Gilbert, a Julliard graduate and an accomplished free-lance dancer in Europe. For her, empowering youth and equipping them to become self-sufficient citizens, is required to develop qualities needed for our future leaders. She feels Bible study is essential to continue her spiritual growth, as she strives to live in the will of the Lord who deserves continuous praise. Her favorite scripture is the 23
rd Psalm: “The Lord is my shepherd- I shall not want…”.

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REV. MARLON BROOKS TILGHMAN

The Rev. Marlon B. Tilghman was certified as a Lay Speaker in 1996; licensed to preach in 2006 and ordained an Elder in 2012.  In 2014, the Religious Leadership and Diversity Project at Ohio State University interviewed Rev. Tilghman as a leader in growing multi-ethnic congregations. In 2017, he was a teacher and missionary to Zimbabwe, Africa for their bi-annual Pastor’s School at Africa University. In 2018-19, he graduated from a cohort of National Leaders in the Mid-Atlantic Labor Leadership Initiative to support the labor unions across America.  

Rev. Tilghman currently serves as the pastor of Ames United Methodist Church in Bel Air, MD. Ames is the oldest African-American church in downtown Harford County and it has served as a beacon for hope, perseverance, and social justice since 1867. The congregation’s vision is to spread the gospel through family values, education, hospitality, health, and holiness to the glory of God.

Rev. Tilghman served as the Co-Chair BRIDGE Maryland, Inc. (BMI) 2016- 2019.  As co-chair, he was instrumental in developing the current website, teaching and supporting the young male mentoring program “Pathways to Purpose,” and establishing relationships and partnerships for social justice in Maryland and nationally. He was elected to serve as a delegate of BMI starting in 2020. As a delegate, he stepped in to be a co-leader in the Criminal Justice Taskforce, addressing issues of injustices in law enforcement and the prison industrial system. In 2019, he and other concerned citizens in Harford County began a campaign to #ProtectOurMinors during law enforcement interrogations. With the support of BMI, the campaign became a statewide bill in the House and Senate with help from Delegates and Senators who supported this legislation in the 2020 Maryland General Assembly. The Campaign is ongoing until it passes.

Rev. Tilghman has degrees from Baltimore Polytechnic Institute (High School ‘83), Howard University (BArch ’89) and Wesley Theological Seminary (M.Div. ’08). He is currently pursuing his doctorate in Reenacting Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Beloved Community at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio.  He retired from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as an architect and project manager in 2009. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves as a Staff Sergeant and is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm.  He met his best friend and wife Barbette when they both served in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves. Together they have three adult sons and two granddaughters.

Rev. Tilghman gave his life to Christ at the age of twelve in a small Holiness church in Cambridge, Maryland, pastored by his uncle and exhorter Rev. Freddie Bryant.  He accepted his call to ordination on Palm Sunday, April 13, 2003 at his home church Northwood-Appold UMC. While at Northwood-Appold he served as a trustee, a lay speaker, and the president of the Usher’s Board for over 3 years.

The foundation of his community organizing principles is nurtured in Galatians 6:9,
“And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”

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REV. MACIE O. TILLMAN

Rev. Macie Tillman has been a community activist for over 55 years. He attended Mount Lebanon Baptist Church and Restoration Church. His passion is for criminal justice. He has volunteered as a correctional chaplain in the Maryland State Penitentiary for 35 years. He is an active member of the United Baptist Missionary Convention and is sought after for his experience and comprehension in criminal justice matters. He is currently a police chaplain volunteer for the Baltimore City Police Department. He is Dean of Christian Education for the National Baptist Convention. Present at every BRIDGE MARYLAND INC. meeting of both clergy and lay, Rev. Tillman is committed to doing what it takes to bring justice to all. Dr. Tillman is First Vice President of the Pastors’ Conference of the Baltimore and Vicinity and is a member of the Ministers’ Conference.

In BRIDGE Maryland, Rev. Tillman is a leader on the Criminal Justice Task Force, the Media Development team, and many ad hoc committees.

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BARBARA WATERS

Barbara Waters is a civic-minded and socially-conscious individual who is a long-term member of Ascension Evangelical Lutheran Church. She is an advocate for the least, the left-out and the marginalized. When Ascension Youth had their "Lock Out" she spoke with them on the issues of homelessness and housing insecurity. Present and active at meetings that focus on bringing awareness to others about social justice issues, she is known to freely share her opinions and the lessons of her experience. Despite her own challenges, she does not let anything get in the way of her desire to help others. She has demonstrated for BRIDGE Maryland at many actions.

Recently, Ms. Waters has led the Ascension efforts to feed the hungry at the Govans Soul Kitchen. For BRIDGE Maryland, she serves on the Housing Task Force and wishes to extend its efforts to the particular plight of disabled persons in need of stable housing in Baltimore County.

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RUTH WILSON

Evangelist Ruth Wilson has been a member of the Perkins Square Baptist Church since 1998. She is an activist for those who need special help, particularly the children in her community and church. She is proud of the fact that she is 81 years old and still championing for justice. Her education in pastoral counseling is matched by her passion for equity for all. She believes that it is better to “be” a sermon than to “preach a sermon.” She is active in the Lord’s Kitchen (a mission group) and other service groups too numerous to mention here. She teaches and advocates for those who are often overlooked and under-appreciated. Mrs. Wilson has served at various times on each of the BRIDGE Maryland Task Forces.

Recently, Ms. Waters has led the Ascension efforts to feed the hungry at the Govans Soul Kitchen. For BRIDGE Maryland, she serves on the Housing Task Force and wishes to extend its efforts to the particular plight of disabled persons in need of stable housing in Baltimore County.

Bridge Maryland, Inc., a 501 c-3 Organization

3200 Garrison Blvd.
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