What I’m doing now, as of May, 2021

Organizing

  • I am enjoying serving on the Board of Directors of Encompass.
  • I participate in Encompass’ Executive Development Cohort
  • I volunteer for Sisters Camelot, where I help distribute reclaimed organic food

Wellness and Social

  • I have been going to talk therapy every other week. That has been going very well!
  • I enjoy regular walks and runs. I am preparing for a triathlon in September and considering running a half-marathon.
  • I am doing a short bike tour in Wisconsin in May.
  • I biked to a friend’s farm and enjoyed time planting rows, playing with kids, dogs, and adults
  • Attempting various online dating here and there, happy to meet women
biking with friends

Learning and Growing

  • I tried Re-Evaluation Counseling. This summer I am organizing an Internal Family Systems study group
  • I continue to do work with my Mens Collaborative Accountability Group, where we learn about being healthier, just, and loving men and people
  • I have enrolled the Movement Chaplaincy Training this summer and I am organizing a local study group

Community

  • I have been writing for my neighborhood newsletter, Close to Home

Employment

  • I continue temporary development (fundraising) contract with Phoenix Zones Initiative
  • I am starting bike delivery for Brake Bread
  • I am helping Aaron Zellhoefer on his campaign for the Minneapolis Board of Estimation and Taxation
  • I now consider myself a consultant and am open to various gigs
  • I see a career counselor regularly
  • I considered being a lifeguard with the Minneapolis parks this summer, but it ended up being too many hours

See the archives of what I’m currently doing.