Dr. Bass is a minister in the A.M.E. Zion Church in Alabama. She has been in ministry for over 44 years. She is a native of New Jersey, and one of 4 siblings. She has pastored many churches and traveled the world preaching and holding workshops on the Bible and how it relates to daily living. She has taught on the college level for over 22 years. She is a widow and has one son, Joshua. Dr. Bass is the author of 3 books.