Susan Sytsma Bratt, MDiv '06, alumna of Princeton Theological Seminary, was awarded the Jagow Prize in Homiletics & Speech and the Paul Reche Prize in Theology and Ministry. She is also a 2003 alumna of Calvin College. She currently serves as the associate pastor at Northridge Presbyterian Church in Dallas, Texas. She is passionate about ministries of welcome and hospitality, especially toward refugees. Prior to serving in Texas, Bratt served as a Lilly Resident Pastor at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, and worked in campus ministry for Lake Michigan Presbytery. She is grateful for the gift of residential theological education while at Princeton, and the role the Princeton Seminary community played in shaping her vocation to parish ministry. She hopes to help build connections and community within her region as she serves on the AAEC.