Rev. Nathaniel Manderson is an ordained minister through ABSUSA and a self-identified white, working-class poor, Bible believing Christian. He received his Masters in Divinity from Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. Throughout his professional and ministerial career, he has been a dedicated pastor, counselor, adviser and advocate. As an academic adviser/counselor, he has served first-generation and low-income students that are trying to gain access into higher education for the past 13 years. During his career, he has also stood against his own seminary and spoken out against all forms of the evangelical right-wing political movement. He has sought to speak up for all those that have become disenfranchised by today’s political, spiritual and economic elite.