As a publicly engaged scholar, facilitating conversation is integral to fostering deeper understandings and uncovering new connections. I have been fortunate to facilitate conversations at the intersection of theology, ethics, and the critical issues in our society today. 


“Magnifying Love”

Beyond the Habit Podcast—Sisters of St. Joseph

“Queering Natural Law”

God, Sex, and Sangria

“On the Brink of Abundance: Signs of Hope amid COVID-19’s Racialized Violence"

GodPods. Church in the 21st Century Center


“Whose Aquinas? Which Natural Law?”

Candler School of Theology, Emory University

“Co-Creating Beauty: Queer Lives and Queer Loves Beyond the Anathemas”


“Letters to a White Liberal in a Black Queer Key”

Bellarmine University

In the past, I’ve led workshops and experiences on many topics, including: 

  • Racism and Racial Justice 
  • Gender and Sexuality 
  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging
  • Catholic Social Teaching
  • Reproductive Justice
  • The Catholic Moral Tradition

Places I’ve been

Catholic Leadership Roundtable
Washington, DC

Call to Action Conference
New York, NY 

Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Queer and Trans Studies in Religion
Riverside, CA

NYC Worldpride
New York, NY

CSJ Institute for Faith Inquiry & Education
Brentwood, NY 

Mount St. Joseph University
Cincinnati, OH

Saint Mary’s College
South Bend, IN

Bellarmine University
Louisville, KY 

Candler School of Theology, Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Association of Student Affairs at Catholic Colleges and Universities
Chicago, IL 

Creighton University
Omaha, NE

DePaul University
Chicago, IL

Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
Washington, DC

Yale Divinity School
New Haven, CT 

Lakeland University
Plymouth, WI

University of St. Thomas
Minneapolis, MN

Malvern Preparatory School
Malvern, PA

St. Thomas More Catholic Chapel and Center, Yale University
New Haven, CT

Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL 

University of Wisconsin, Green Bay
Green Bay, WI

Sacred Heart Parish
Washington DC 

St. Ignatius of Loyola Parish
New York, NY 

University of Wisconsin, River Falls
River Falls, WI 

St. Ignatius Prep
San Francisco, CA

Illinois State University
Normal, IL 

St. Francis Xavier Parish
New York, NY 

St. Charles Borromeo Parish
New York, NY 

Friends Seminary
New York, NY

St. Francis de Sales Parish
New York, NY

American Association for Anatomy Annual Meeting
Toronto, ON

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