Biblical & Leadership Institute

“So they said, ‘Let us rise up and build.’ Then they set their hands to this good work.” Nehemiah 2:18


Ms. Sheryl Crofts - President

Ms. Sheryl Crofts has been the President of the Institute since 2009.  She is a retired educator with teaching and administrative experience.  She has served as an English teacher in Atlanta Public Schools, high school principal and an associate superintendent of DeKalb County Schools. She is currently working on her doctoral degree at Emory University.


Dr. Merchuria C. Williams- Academic Dean

Rev. Williams is an associate minister at Shaw Temple AME Zion Church. She has served on the national, state, and local levels as a public school educator. Dr. Williams is committed to excellence in ministry while fulfilling God’s call to nurture His people.


Mrs. Cheryl Clemons – Administrative Dean

Mrs. Cheryl Clemons is a retired educator.  She was an English teacher and Curriculum Director of the Cobb County Schools.  Currently she works as a consultant for Cobb County Schools.


The Shaw Temple Biblical & Leadership Institute is a non-accredited Institution.

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