Claire Davidson Frederick is a Faculty Fellow in the College of Bible and Ministry at Lipscomb University and serves as program director for the ENGAGE Youth Theology Initiative. She oversees elements of planning and recruitment; coordinates course curriculum and field trips; and provides input regarding theological and academic content for the program. Frederick is a Nashville native who spent 15 years in the country music industry as a published singer/songwriter before going into ministry full time. She earned her B.A. at Rutgers University, received her M.Div. from the Hazelip School of Theology at Lipscomb University, and is a Doctor or Ministry candidate at McCormick Theological Seminary. She teaches undergraduate Bible courses and worship ministry at Lipscomb and facilitated two songwriting workshops at the Tennessee Prison for Women as part of the Lipscomb LIFE Program. She is a church planter and ministry professional with 20 years of experience leading youth camps, family ministries, retreats, and worship.