The Rev. Otis Head, PhD is the Project Coordinator of the Tuskegee University & Macon County Bridge Builders Program. He is a public theologian committed to offering sacred space to youth which includes opporutnities to learn how to become effective listeners and communicators as they prepare for college and graduate school. His practicum body of work includes counseling families and juveniles
The Tuskegee University and Macon County Bridge Builder Program is designed to deepen the faith of young people by helping them to think theologically about their lives as well as the challenges faced by the global community. The program will include: a Pre-program phase (January 2016 to May 2016), 3-year Program phase (June 2016 to December 2019) and a 7 year Post- program phase( August 2019 to May 2026) The Pre-program phase will entail selecting the 50 high school students and conducting educational sessions with teachers, parents and clergy about their program roles and responsibilities. The Bridge Builders Program is funded by Lilly Endowment Inc.