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Pauli Reese

CCP West Philadelphia Community Coordinator

Pauli Reese (they/them) is excited to be joining the Interfaith Philadelphia team!  They completed the Master of Divinity degree at Yale, where they received endorsements and awards from The TSAI Center for Innovative Thinking, The Institute for Sacred Music, and The Berkeley Divinity School.  As a community organizer and chaplain, they have incorporated principles of spiritual direction to serve the 2020 Ben Franklin Parkway encampments, The Welcome Church, and The Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, where they serve as choral scholar and digital verger.  As a teaching artist, they have created live, hybrid, and/or online content, curriculum, and learning experiences for Yale University, Freestyle Love Supreme Academy, The Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania, and many, many more.  Their vocational mission is to catalyze kindness and inspire others to do the same— so much that that kindness becomes infectious and irresistible.