Rev. Dr. Eric Cole
Dr. Cole serves as Senior Pastor of Shalom Community Christian Church, Greensboro, NC which he started in November, 1999. He holds a B.S. degree in Mathematics from Morehouse College, Atlanta, Ga; a Masters of Biostatistics from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; a Masters of Divinity degree from Duke University; a Doctor of Ministry degree from United Theological Seminary, and has completed all coursework for the Doctor of Philosophy degree from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.
Dr. Cole is also currently the Faith Community Liaison with the Guilford County School (GCS) System having responsibility to assist the faith community address academic, cultural, health, and social challenges faced by GCS students. He also teaches Christian Leadership and math at Laurel University and is math tutor for GCS. He is formerly the Director of the Religion Department at Bennett College where also served as the Interim Chair of the Math/Computer Science Department, math professor, and the President of the Faculty. He has corporate work experience at Glaxo Pharmaceutical Company (now GlaxoSmithKline) where he served as a statistician, human resources supervisor, and manager of the medical education department. Lastly, he is the author of the following books, "Victory in the Midst of Adversity" and "Are you Ready for a Miracle?"