Kimberly D. Hill, Ph.D.

Historian of African American Missions and Black Internationalism

Grace Hope Presbyterian Church of Louisville, KY (founded by William Henry Sheppard and Lucy Gantt Sheppard in 1910)

Kimberly D. Hill studies the intersections between African American Protestant missions work and racial justice activism during the Jim Crow era. Her current work focuses on Southern Presbyterian missionaries, YWCA and YMCA organizers, and the historically black colleges and universities affiliated with these leaders.