The Rev. Canon Kelly Brown Douglas is Dean of Episcopal Divinity School at Union Theological Seminary in New York City, and the Canon Theologian at the Washington National Cathedral. She is considered a leader in the field of womanist theology, racial reconciliation, and sexuality and the black church. Dr. Douglas was one of the first 10 black women to be ordained a priest in the Episcopal Church. Her newest book is Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God.