Bryant Ali

 Newark NJ

Civilian Complaint Review Board

A native of Northern New Jersey, who currently serves as the Senior Pastor of New Psalmist Worship Center, Newark NJ 1994-present. Dr. Ali is clinically trained and was educated in the Newark, Orange and Hillside NJ Public School Systems. Dr. Ali has also attended several higher learning centers and holds a Doctorate of Divinity Degree in Holistic Theology. Dr. Ali is married to Lady Balena Ali, and together they share eight adult children, seventeen grandchildren and three great grandchildren.




Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship Int.

Covenant Fellowship Int.

Southward Ecumenical Clergy Alliance

Baptist Ministers Conference of Newark & Vicinity

Newark Anti-Violence Coalition

NJ Monitors and Mothers on a Mission Community Group

The BLCSID Partnership

Newark Community Health Centers Inc. Newark NJ, Vice Chair 



Irvington Planning Board - Chairman

UMDNJ Bio-Ethics

UMDNJ Institutional Review Board

NJ AIDS Partnership 

Irvington Counseling Center



First Assistant to Bishop Rudy V. Carlton for the State of NJ FGBCF Int.

Former President of the Southward Ecumenical Clergy Alliance

Past President of the Baptist Ministers Conference of Newark & Vicinity

Spiritual Counselor for the Newark Anti-Violence Coalition  

Chaplain for the Newark Police Department 

Former Deputy on Newark’s Critical Response Unit

Inaugural Newark Civilian Complaint Review Board Member

Author: "When a Father Fails" A hard-hitting honest look at my life

Community activist




Funeral Trade Worker