Tara LaShawn Seabrook, M.Div, MTS



A self-proclaimed “free spirit,” Tara LaShawn is a public, practical, and prophetic theologian; a spiritual and social justice activist; a creative and cultural artist; and a prolific teacher, speaker, and writer.  She is passionate about truth, justice, and authentic community as paths to transformational healing and reconciliation with one’s self, God, and others.

Tara LaShawn holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Howard University, as well as a Master of Divinity and a Master of Theological Studies from Wesley Theological Seminary.  She is a lifelong learner who also holds a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University and was licensed as a Building Personal Resilience Coach by HeartMath Institute.

She is the author of the original poem, “I Am She: The Anthology”, which is the inspiration for her book that will be completed this year.  She recently completed  a 2-year volunteer in mission commitment with a non-governmental organization in Guatemala before returning home to her native Charleston, SC in the spring of 2017.

Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.
-James E. Faust