Dr. Michael Rhodes

Dr. Rhodes (PhD, Trinity College Bristol/University of Aberdeen) is an Assistant Professor and Director of Community Transformation at Union University. He is an ordained minister in the EPC and co-author of Practicing the King’s Economy: Honoring Jesus in How We Work, Earn, Spend, Save, and Give. His academic work focuses on the intersection of theological interpretation, theological ethics, and economic justice. Previously, he was the Director of Education at Advance Memphis, where he oversaw job training, financial literacy, GED tutoring, and entrepreneurship support in the 38126 community.