#TJFBHM18: Bishop George Battle, Presiding Prelate & Livingstone College Grad

  • Serves as Presiding Prelate of the Piedmont Episcopal District
  • Senior Bishop of African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
  • Doctor of Ministry at Howard University
  • Graduate of Clinton Jr. College and Livingstone College
  • Master of Divinity at Hood Theological Seminary
  • Honorary Doctorate degrees from Clinton Jr. College, Hood Theological Seminary, Livingstone College, Queens College, and University of North Carolina
  • Executive Board of the World Methodist Council member
  • Founder of the Greater Enrichment Program (formally known as Gethsemane)
  • Urban League of Central Carolinas part-founder
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity member
  • Sigma Psi Phi member
  • National Council Member