Shawn Casselberry

Dr. Shawn Casselberry is a passionate advocate for justice, writer, and Executive Director for Mission Year, a leading national Christian ministry that invites 18-30 year-olds to pursue a lifestyle of loving God and loving people in the city. Shawn is committed to living out the holistic gospel, creating inclusive community, and mobilizing the church around issues of racial and economic justice. Shawn speaks and writes on topics of faith, race, justice and beloved community. Shawn has a doctorate in “Building Beloved Community” from McCormick Theological Seminary and lives in the North Lawndale neighborhood on Chicago’s west side.