Troy Jackson is Director of the AMOS Project in Cincinnati, an organization that works with churches and faith leaders for racial and economic justice. He is the former pastor of University Christian Church in Cincinnati where he served for 19 years. Troy is also the author of Becoming King: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Making of a National Leader, co-author of Forgive Us: Confessions of a Compromised Faith, and co-editor of The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr. Volume VI: Advocate of the Social Gospel. He has an M.Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. in United States History from the University of Kentucky. Troy and his wife, Amanda, live in Cincinnati with their three children.