Josh Riddick

Faith in Indiana

Josh Riddick is a community organizer and advocate. Since moving to Indianapolis seven years ago, Josh has been a pastor, racial equity trainer, and civic dialogue facilitator at Black Church Coalition.

His current organizing work focuses on building a public safety apparatus that is not reliant on the carceral system and law enforcement. Josh is also engaged in messaging, and comms work focused on reducing the impact of political mis/disinformation on Black men. He completed his graduate work in Religious Education & Leadership from Rochester University in 2022 and has always been moved by the intersections of identity, spirituality, justice, and the development of emerging Black leaders.