Maliek Blade was born in Southeast Washington, DC. With a heart for discipleship, he uses his time to serve as a resource to others from varying backgrounds. In 2012 he founded ATTAM922, which soon became a ministry partner of the Kingdom Diversity Initiative. He is often traveling to either preach or recruit and connect on behalf of SEBTS. He is also a co-host of the Kingdom Diversity podcast which features voices of diverse leaders from across the country. When not traveling, Maliek can be found at Vision Church in Raleigh, NC.