Minister de’Angelo Dia
The Stan Greenspon Center for Peace and Social Justice is thrilled to welcome Minister de’Angelo Dia as an advocacy coordinator. He will be helping us organize on issues of refugees, immigration and racial justice.
Investigating public opinion and contemporary beliefs, Minister de’Angelo Dia uses photography, performance art, and creative writing as catalysts for dialogue and public concern around cultural, social-political, and theological issues.
Dia has studied art in Athens, Greece, Guadalajara, Mexico, and Nairobi, Kenya. He received his Bachelor of Science in Applied Communication and Sociology from Appalachian State University, a Master of Arts in Literature from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and a Master of Divinity from Union Presbyterian Seminary. Currently, he serves as the Middle School Chaplain and Dean of Community Life at Trinity Episcopal School. He is the co-chair of the Political Action Committee of the Beta Nu Lambda chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., the Social Justice Ministry leader for St. Paul Baptist Church, and a member of the Charlotte Clergy Coalition for Justice.