MPIPP Volunteer Profile: Judy Lewis
MPIPP VOLUNTEER PROFILE: JUDY LEWIS
Judy Lewis is the Volunteer Director of the Affirmations Faith Alliance Initiative, launched by Affirmations in January of this year.
Prior to that, Judy was the Executive Director of the Jewish Gay Network of Michigan.
She holds a B.A. from Wayne State University (Sociology, English, Psychology) and is a Masters candidate in social psychology.
As a current board member of the Michigan Fairness Forum (MFF), Judy has been an active volunteer with MPIPP.
She has been trained in the Know Us Project ®, worked with MPIPP staff on creating synergies between LGBT/Ally organizations and networked with LGBT/Ally organizations on creating a greater awareness of MPIPP.
has conducted a number of trainings on welcoming and anti-bullying, for both secular and faith based groups (U of M School of Social Work, American Federation of Teachers/Detroit
, Northminster Presbyterian Church
, Temple Kol Ami
, etc.) and has been able to provide training in becoming a welcoming and inclusive institution.