Dr. Brenita Mitchell is a dedicated advocate for women's rights and a force of inspiration. With a wealth of experience spanning over three decades, she is a renowned pioneer expert in the field of sexual terrorism. As a Womanist Theologian, Global Feminist, Ordained Minister, Speaker, Author, and a survivor of child sexual trauma, Dr. Mitchell brings a unique blend of professional expertise and personal resilience to her work.
A Lifetime of Service: Dr. Mitchell's commitment to serving diverse populations led her to found Healing Waters Global Inc., an organization on a mission to support women and girls who have experienced sexual violations and women living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. Her tireless dedication has impacted countless lives and continues to be a source of empowerment and healing.
Educational Journey: Dr. Mitchell's academic achievements include graduating Magna Cum Laude from New Brunswick Theological Seminary with a Master's of Theological Studies, with a concentration in Urban Ministry. She also earned a Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary and completed her Doctor of Ministry at United Theological Seminary. Her extensive education has equipped her with the knowledge and wisdom to address the complex issues surrounding sexual terrorism.
Personal Fulfillment: Outside of her remarkable career, Dr. Mitchell is a devoted mother to two adult children, finding joy and purpose in her family life.
An Upcoming Voice: Dr. Brenita Mitchell's debut book, "Sexual Terrorism: Women Trapped in Silence, Domination, Power, and Control Stand Up Against Patriarchy," slated for release in 2023, is a testament to her dedication to the cause of empowering survivors and ending the cycle of sexual violence. This book is a beacon of hope for those who seek healing, justice, and a voice in the face of sexual terrorism.