Episode 49: Joanna Meyer

Denver Institute’s Director of Public Engagement
Contributing Author to Women & Work

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Joanna serves as Denver Institute’s Director of Public Engagement and oversees the Women & Vocation Initiative. Prior to coming to the Institute, she worked in global telecom, nonprofit consulting, and campus ministry with Cru. She served as associate faculty at Denver Seminary and as a sewing instructor at Fancy Tiger Crafts. She has an MA in Social Entrepreneurship from Bakke Graduate University and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Colorado, Boulder.


Joanna wrote chapter 8 in Women & Work, entitled, “The Grief and Grace of an Unexpected Career.” In this episode, she and Courtney discuss:

  • Effects of the Pandemic
  • What is the Faith and Work movement?
  • Women’s Role in the Kingdom of God
  • The Grief of an Unexpected Career
  • Caring for Women without Children

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