Abbey Pratt-Harrington serves on AFSC's Midwest Regional Executive Committee and the regional Friends Relations Committee. In this interview, she describes her life and the values that motivate her. Below is a portion.
Shannon Sullivan is Regional Director of AFSC's Midwest Region.
You’re cordially invited to meet and welcome Shannon Sullivan, Regional Director, AFSC Midwest Regional Office.
Shannon Sullivan began her service as AFSC Regional Director in December 2013. A passionate social justice activist, she was the founding Executive Director of the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, a statewide organization that works to ensure K-12 schools fully address issues of sexual orientation and gender identity.
We’ve called them “co-clerks” for a long time, though that term doesn’t quite do them justice.
Ann Francis of Lansing, Michigan and Linda Garrison of Eldora, Iowa recently completed service as co-clerks of AFSC’s Midwest Regional Executive Committee, the volunteer body which chooses, plans and evaluates AFSC’s program work in the new 12-state region.
Who we are
AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more
Where we work
AFSC has offices around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.