BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A local religious leader and the head of Baton Rouge Community College are joining Mayor Sharon Weston Broome to talk about a new educational initiative on Tuesday morning.

The pastor of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Fed Jeff Smith, Chancellor Dr. Willie E. Smith and Mayor Broome are holding a news conference at 10 a.m.

The news conference is taking place at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church which is located at 185 Eddie Robinson, Sr. Dr.