As a pastor, activist, and philanthropist, Rev. Dr. Starsky Wilson has a wide range of experience fighting for racial justice. In this episode, Chanda and Starsky process the recent grand jury decision in the Breonna Taylor case. They also discuss the lessons Starsky learned during the Ferguson protests, philanthropy’s role in this moment, and the responsibility we all have to the next generation.
Rev. Dr. Starsky Wilson
Rev. Dr. Starsky Wilson is a pastor, philanthropist, and activist pursuing God’s vision of community marked by justice, peace, and love. He is the current president & CEO of the Deaconess Foundation and incoming president and CEO of Children’s Defense Fund, board chair for the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP), and vice chair of the Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE). Rev. Dr. Wilson lives in Saint Louis with his wife and four children.