Dr. Carl Ellis currently serves as the Academic Dean of The Makazi Institute, which he co-founded in 2012 to train the next generation of high-level cultural analysts. He is also the Associate Pastor for Cultural Apologetics at New City Fellowship, and serves on numerous boards and as a consultant on cultural matters. He has authored several books, including Free At Last? and Saving Our Sons. In addition to this, he teaches at Reformed Theological Seminary–Atlanta in conjunction with The Edmiston Center (formerly known as the Center for the Study of the Bible and Ethnicity). He and his wife Karen also speak globally on Christianity and global missions.