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about teddy

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producer . curator . educator

digitized as the #digitaltheologian, teddy's scholarship and praxis can be found at the intersections of entertainment, faith & spirituality, social media, art, fashion, and culture. currently, teddy serves as a curator of religion at the smithsonian national museum of african-american history and culture (nmaahc) in washington, d.c. he earned his b.a. from hampton university, m.div. from princeton seminary, and ph.d. from fordham university.


in 2018, teddy created a web based talk-show series entitled, "gOD-talk: a black millennials and faith conversation series," which explores the dynamic ways Black millennials are engaging with faith in the 21st century. the program continues to garner critical acclaim having received nine Telly Awards (2019 and 2020) and three Audience Honor awards (2020 and 2021) Shorty Awards.


teddy is a sought-after public speaker, teacher, facilitator, and proclaimer. when he is not creating, he can be found spending time with his soulmate briana, admiring and collecting Black art, and tending to his beloved plant children...   

on the move


teddy recently appeared in an interview for a

cbs news story entitled, "celebrating 'watch night' on 'freedoms eve'  

check out the story

teddy recently executive produced and hosted a new episode of the web-based talk show series, gOD-Talk. This episode entitled, "gOD-Talk 2.0: digital #Blackfaith," centered around Black faith and spirituality in the digital age. 

check out the episode

teddy recently appeared on the way of love podcast with bishop michael curry, presiding bishop of the episcopal church 

S3:E3 "blessings of change"


check out the episode

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