US with Dr. Crystallee Crain: Critical Conversations On the Challenges and Opportunities of Our Times: Sandhya Rani Jha On Faith, Leadership, & Living for Justice
12/28/2022 03:00 pm PDT
Meet Sandhya Rani Jha.
Sandhya Jha (they/them) is an anti-oppression consultant who particularly loves helping organizations get Diversity/Equity/Inclusion teams off the ground. Sandhya is the founder and former executive director of the Oakland Peace Center, a collective of 40 organizations working to create equity, access, and dignity as the means of creating peace in Oakland and the Bay Area. An ordained pastor with a master’s in public policy, Sandhya is comfortable in the pulpit, on the picket line, or hanging out with friends and friends-to-be over a good cup of tea and a good story. Sandhya’s fifth book with Chalice Press, Rebels, Despots, and Saints, will release on MLK Day 2023.
What others have said about them?
“They dealt with issues of differences, tolerance, and respect in a gentle and inspiring way. She helped us to tell our stories and listen to the stories of our sisters.”
“I greatly value her contributions and activism among the South Asian diaspora communities on social justice issues, particularly as it relates to cross-cultural communication, racial, gender, and sexual rights.”
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