Rev. Dr. Marsha Foster Boyd
Rev Dr Marsha Foster Boyd was named President Emerita of Ecumenical Theological Seminary in Detroit, Michigan, upon her retirement from the Presidency in 2013, after 7 years of distinguished service.
Prior to her Presidency, she was Director of Accreditation and Leadership Education at The Association of Theological Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Associate Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio; and Academic Dean at Payne Theological Seminary in Wilberforce, Ohio. In each of these positions, Dr. Boyd has been the first African American woman to serve. Dr. Boyd is a retired ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and Founder and Chief Catalyst of Catalyst Connections Global LLC, a consulting and coaching firm, specializing in higher education consulting and in empowering global communities through leadership development, training, and coaching services. In addition, she provides personal coaching for senior administrators and leadership teams. She is also Board Chair of the Marcus Foster Education Institute, named for her late father.
Dr. Boyd is thoroughly enjoying her retirement!
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