ANGELA C. DENNISON
Phone: (334) 683-5192
At Judson College since 2010
MSW, Carver School of Church Social Work; The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, KY, 1993
M.Div., Christian Social Ministries, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1992
Bachelor of Business Administration, Belmont College, TN, 1987
AREAS OF INTEREST
Human Behavior in Social Environment; Preparation for Field Placement; Interview & Recording; Skills Building; Spirituality and Social Work; Cultural Competency
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SELECTED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
National Director, Community Ministry Initiatives - Buckner Children and Family Services, Inc in collaboration with Baylor University School of Social Work, TX. 2009
Associate Director, Research and Program Development - Buckner Children and Family Services, Inc. 2006-2008
Director of Housing Services - Volunteers of America of KY/TN, Inc. 2000-2006
Assistant Director of Social Services - Volunteers of America of KY, Inc. 1996-2000
Follow-up Program Manager - Volunteers of America of KY, Inc. 1994-1996
Family Worker, 1991-1992
Director of Resort Ministries - Charleston Baptist Association, SC. 1987-1989
Dennison, Angela. (1993). "Stocking the Shelves: A Theoretical, Proactive Model for Grief Intervention with Poor Congregations." Models for Ministry, VIII, 1-37. Atlanta, GA, Home Mission Board.
Garland, Diana R., Michael Sherr, and Angela Dennison. (2008) "Who Cares for the Children?: National Study Findings on Child Care Programs." Journal of Family and Community Ministries: 22:1, 6-16.
Sherr, Michael E., Rogers, Robin K, Dennison, Angela. (2009) "Exploring the Role of Research in Evangelical Service Organizations: Lessons from a University/Agency Partnership." Social Work and Christianity, 36:2, 217 - 229.
Dennison, Angela. (2009) Foundations for Holistic Ministry. Ed. Heather Deal. Waco, TX:
Dennison, Angela (2010). [Review of the book Church on the Edge of Somewhere: Ministry,
Foundations of Holistic Ministry. Presented at Baylor Center for Family and Community Ministries' Walking Alongside Fall Workshops, Waco, TX, Oct. 2007, 2008, and 2009.
Understanding Families in Your Congregation: Utilizing the Church Census. Presented with Julie Long at Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) General Assembly, Memphis, June 20, 2008 and at CBF True Survivor / Current Conference, Orange Park, FL, February 25, 2009. Presented at CBF ChurchWorks Conference, Nashville, TN, February 24, 2010.
Facilitating the Church Census. Presented with Dr. Diana Garland in Memphis, TN. Training for CBF regional consultants and Agape Children and Family Services staff to facilitate use of tool by congregations. Nov. 2007.
2008-present Volunteer Mentor, Christian Women's Job Corps, TX