Triennial Meeting 2018 Keynoter
The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers

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She's got a long title - Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s Canon for Evangelism, Reconciliation, and Creation, but here's the short job description for the Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers: helping Episcopalians share the good news and cross boundaries as part of the Jesus Movement.

Previously she was the Canon for Mission Vitality for the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island and a member of the chaplain team for the House of Bishops. She served as the co-chair of the Standing Commission on Mission and Evangelism (2009-2012).

A former church planter and seminary faculty member, she is the author of Radical Welcome: Embracing God, The Other and the Spirit of Transformation. A native of Kentucky, Stephanie now lives in New York City.

She graduated from Episcopal Divinity School with a Masters of Divinity; Harvard Divinity School with a Masters of Theological Studies; and Wake Forest University with a Bachelors in Religion, where she began organizing for justice and peace.