About Marion Skeete

Rev. Marion Skeete

Rev. Marion Skeete, President

 

Marion Skeete, the visionary of LegacyMakers, is a fourth generation minister of the gospel who comes from a rich legacy of pastors, evangelists and missionaries. However, at a very young age, she “owned” her own faith and calling, and is pursuing what has already pursued her! With a Master of Divinity and a concentration in Cross-cultural studies from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA, where she was elected and served as All Seminary student body president from 2000-2001, earning her a leadership award, Marion is passionate about developing multicultural leaders and disciples. She also earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Lee University, Cleveland, TN. Reverend Marion is an ordained minister with Evangelical Church Alliance, and has been involved in pastoral and missions ministry for over 20 years, having led missions teams, humanitarian efforts, and relief and development work in the name of Christ. She served as a Pastor of Equipping, Small Groups, Prayer and Women’s Ministries at Lake Avenue Church in Pasadena, CA. She currently serves as a Parent Educator at St. Mary’s Home for teen mothers in Boston, MA.

Marion received Mediation and Conflict Resolution training from the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Western Justice Center in Pasadena, CA and have been involved in global and national peacemaking, community development, empowerment of women and children, and cross-cultural community bridge building. With the commitment to see the transformation of local communities through the power of Jesus Christ, Marion has mentored youth and adults and initiated and led citywide multi-denominational prayer and spiritual renewal gatherings.

She has also worked in the media industry as a caption writer for the Media Access Group at WGBH in Boston, MA and Burbank, CA, a PBS affiliate, as well as a community producer and talk show host for Boston’s BNN-TV.

Marion is the creator and host of Living Legacy, a talk show that explores how “faith walks the talk.” She currently hosts a radio broadcast, “Second Wind: Truth for the Champion in You,” where she teaches on biblical principles to overcome life’s adversities.

Marion is a speaker and published writer on a wide variety of issues of faith, justice, and contemporary culture, having served on panels and think tanks. She currently resides in Boston, MA.

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