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Joi R. Orr

Rev. Joi R. Orr is a progressive minister, advocate, and graduate fellow at Emory University. As a doctoral student in the Graduate Division of Religion, Rev. Orr is interested in the efficacy of faith-based social justice organizations and social movement theory. Upon graduating, she hopes to become seminary faculty and serve as a strategist for progressive faith-based nonprofits. In 2014, Rev. Orr was ordained in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, and she currently is a member on the board of Interfaith Peace Builders.