Calvin O. Butts

Calvin Butts III
Pastor of The Abyssinian Baptist Church

The Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III, is Pastor of the nationally renowned Abyssinian Baptist Church and President of SUNY College at Old Westbury. Under his leadership, the Church leads crucial community development and social justice initiatives in Harlem. He is a founder and current Chairman of the Abyssinian Development Corporation and was instrumental in establishing the first new high school in Harlem in 50 years.