Christy Wade serves as the Pastoral Care Director at LOVEboldly, a nonprofit inviting reconciliation to God, self, and others at the intersection of faith, sexuality, and gender identity. She is a graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary where she completed her Masters of Divinity in 2012. Christy has ministered in various national and international contexts and has a heart for LGBTQ youth and young adult discipleship. She has extensive experience working with those seeking to reconcile their faith and sexual orientations, and has worked as a Fellow in the Religion and Faith Department of the Human Rights Campaign, located in Washington, DC. She recently participated in the inaugural Reformation Project, which seeks to transform church teaching on sexual orientation and gender identity.