Quaker Potluck and Dialogue: A Conversation with Our New Executive Director
Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Presenting this month will be Andrei Israel, the new executive director of William Penn House. He will be sharing about his journey to service at William Penn House and his vision for William Penn House as a center of Quaker peace and social justice education.
Andrei is a product of the BYM camps, Sidwell Friends School, and Quaker workcamps. More recently, he has studied, taught, and conducted research in the fields of geography, women's studies, and environmental studies. His talk will describe how these experiences have shaped his approach to faith and activism, and ways that William Penn House can help Friends respond to the pressing peace and justice issues of today.