Rev. Andrew Wilkes is co-pastor of the Double Love Experience Church in Brooklyn and the former executive director of the Drum Major Institute. He is the coauthor, with spouse Rev. Dr. Gabby Cudjoe-Wilkes, of Psalms for Black Lives and the author of Freedom Notes. His work and voice have appeared in the Washington Post, New York Times, and Sojourners, among other outlets. He serves on boards for the Labor-Religion Coalition of New York and the Institute for Christian Socialism. A graduate of Hampton University, Princeton Theological Seminary, and the Coro Foundation's Fellowship in Public Affairs, Wilkes is a PhD candidate in political science from the CUNY Graduate Center.