Chandra Crane: Cheerfully Defying Stereotypes

Author | Speaker | Multiethnic Specialist

Chandra Crane (B.S. Education, M.A. Ministry) is a Multiethnic Initiatives Resource Specialist with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and a member of the multiethnic Redeemer Church in Jackson, Mississippi. Growing up in a multiethnic/multicultural family in the Southwest and now happily transplanted to the Deep South, Chandra is passionate about diversity and family. 


She is in the Order of the Alumni with national forensics honorary fraternity Pi Kappa Delta and has achieved the Advanced Communicator Bronze award with Toastmasters International. She is a Regular Contributor for Dordt University’s In All Things and has written for The Witness: A Black Christian Collective and InterVarsity’s The Well. Chandra has spoken and led worship at several local and national InterVarsity conferences. She has also participated in online discussions for Christianity Today.  


She is the author of Mixed Blessing: Embracing the Fullness of Your Multiethnic Identity (Releasing from IVP 12/15/2020). She is married to Kennan, a civil engineer, and they have two spunky daughters.  Chandra is a fan of hot tea, crossword puzzles, Converse shoes, and science fiction. She thoroughly enjoys reading, napping, and defying stereotypes. 

You can follow her random thoughts on Twitter: @ChandraLCrane

Chandra Crane

Multiethnic Initiatives Resource Specialist

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA

Jackson Metro Area

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