Reverend Gail Bowman was named director of the Willis D. Weatherford Jr. Christian Center at Berea College in Kentucky. The Center offers many opportunities for worship, weekly prayer, devotional study of Christian scripture, interfaith conversations and events, and intellectual and spiritual engagement with the Christian faith through convocations, lectureships, workshops, and occasional spiritual retreats.
Rev. Bowman was the chaplain at Dillard University in New Orleans. Bowman had been at Dillard University since 1998.