Personnel

Mary Foster

St. Mary's on The Highlands Episcopal Church

Mary Foster recently joined the Center for Religion and Environment as a Fellow and editor of the center’s newsletter.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master’s of Theological Studies from Duke Divinity School.  Mary is a member of her diocesan Task Force for the Stewardship of Creation and has led parish programs on simper living, contemplative practice, and creation care.  She is particularly interested in writing about and developing programs on creation care, Sabbath practice, and human creativity as a response to God’s presence and gifts manifested in the natural world.  Currently, she lives in Birmingham, Alabama, and is a member of St. Mary’s on the Highlands Episcopal Church.