Dr. Mark Kelly Tyler

Adjunct Faculty


An ordained itinerant elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, Dr. Tyler has extensive expertise in both theological education and pastoral ministry. Since 2008 he has served as senior pastor of the historic Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Philadelphia. He has taught at Payne Theological Seminary and New Brunswick Theological Seminary in addition to Methodist Theological School in Ohio.


  • PhD, University of Dayton (2006)
  • MDiv, Payne Theological Seminary (1994)
  • BA, Clark Atlanta University (1991)