Amy Rio (she,her,hers) has been an ordained United Methodist minister for over 30 years. After spending most of her career in collegiate ministry, she currently serves as the Lead Minister of Piedmont Unitarian Universalist Church in Charlotte and Salisbury, NC. She is a graduate of the Haden Institute’s Spiritual Direction Program where she received certification. Amy’s doctoral work focused on women and spirituality, Celtic spirituality, interspirituality, and spiritual memoir. She has several essays and articles published on these topics. She established Wingspan Spiritual Wellness to offer individual and group direction, spiritual journaling and writing, religious deconstruction, and support for life transitions.