In 1996 the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta, Georgia named Dr. Robert M. Franklin, Jr. as its sixth president of the seminary. Previous to this appointment, Dr. Franklin was Program Officer for The Ford Foundation. He is a graduate of two theological seminaries, The Evangelical Lutheran Theological Seminary in Columbus, Ohio and the McCormick Theological Seminary at the University of Chicago.
Horton, Harold W.
"An Interview with Dr. Robert M. Franklin, Jr., President of The Interdenominational Theological Center Atlanta, Georgia,"
Trotter Review: Vol. 10
, Article 14.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umb.edu/trotter_review/vol10/iss2/14