Virginia Giles (USA)
Virginia is currently pursuing a master's in public policy and management at the University of Pittsburgh in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs. She has worked as a volunteer coordinator and fundraiser for several faith-based community organizations. In 2011 Virginia was selected to be a member of the Christian Community Development Association's Emerging Leaders Cohort. With the cohort of 20 peers from around the country she has studied the role that churches can play in community development and in the healing and reconciliation of racially divided communities.