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Dr. Pamela R. Lightsey is VP of Academic Affairs at Meadville Lombard Theological School located in Chicago, IL. She has been engaged as a social justice activist in protest for LGBTQ rights and the movement for Black lives. Her most recent publications are Transforming Service: Reflections of Student Service Professionals in Theological Education and Our Lives Matter: A Womanist Queer Theology.