acnheadshot16Anna Czarnik-Neimeyer

Founder/CEO: Bridgebuilder Consulting

Working to BRIDGE divisions and BUILD better corporations, schools, nonprofits, publications, and churches. Consultant, writer, speaker, facilitator, activist. Seattle-based, globally mobile. Let’s connect

TEACHING AND PROGRAMMING INTERESTS: Experiential Education; Communication and Media studies; Race and Ethnic studies; outdoor ministry; organizational development; Christian ethics.

2018 WHERE I’LL BE (or bring me to you)

JAN-FEB: Seattle, Washington (USA) — Consulting, writing

Writing: Association for Experiential Education

MARCH: Holden Village, Washington (USA) — Teaching Faculty “Could the World be About to Turn? Social Justice Renegades, Right Now + Coming Soon”

APRIL: Seattle, Washington (USA) — Consulting, writing

Writing: Religious Response

Workshop Facilitator: “Fire in their Bones: MLK’s Mountaintop Strategy + Justice Dream,” Gethsemane ELCA Lutheran Church, Seattle

MAY: California (USA) — “A-Camp” queer social justice intensive,

JUNE-JULY: Seattle, Washington (USA) — Consulting, writing

AUGUST: Baltimore, MD (USA)– Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries– Gathering

Seattle, Washington (USA) — Consulting, writing

SEPTEMBER: Chicago, IL (USA)– Wedding officiant, consulting, writing

Vancouver, BC, Canada Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries

Seattle, Washington (USA) — Consulting, writing

OCT-DEC: Seattle, Washington (USA)– Consulting, writing



In 2017 I launched a global consulting tour for my organization, Bridgebuilder Consulting, spanning across the US into Canada, Mexico, and Ghana. Read more below.

JANUARY: Identity Studies & Experiential Education Research, St. Norbert College (Wisconsin)

21 Women’s March (Washington DC)

FEBRUARY: Activism & Consulting, United Nations/ For Impact Productions/ NY Indivisible +Katie Holten (New York City)

Writing & Consulting, Ms. Magazine Blog/ Center for Courage & Renewal

MARCH: 7-10 Visiting International Faculty in Residence, Lincoln Community School (Accra, Ghana)

Development Consulting, Holden Village (Washington state)

Commission on the Status of Women 2017, United Nations (New York City)

APRIL:  1-2 Presenter, Association for Experiential Education Midwest (Wisconsin)

5 Christ Episcopal Church college group (Springfield, MO)

7 Vanderbilt Divinity School & St. Augustine’s Chapel (Nashville, TN)

9-13 Scholar in Residence, bell hooks Institute (Berea, KY)

*4.10.17 “Intentional Solidarity” public talk on faith + justice with Czarnik-Neimeyer, Dr. bell hooks, Pr. Kent Gilbert

14-15 consulting, Write Creations Group


Homegrown Music Festival Feminist Action Collective Day (Duluth, MN)

12 Fulbright Scholar interview, St. Norbert College (Green Bay, WI)

13 Business Launch, Bridgebuilder Consulting

13 Project Launch, Pride@Church

14 Matriculation, Master’s Degree, St. Norbert College: Interdisciplinary Studies, emphasis on ethics, business, and social justice (Green Bay, WI)

18-23 “A-Camp” queer social justice intensive,

28 Facilitator, Inclusion & Diversity Training, Camp Manito-Wish (Boulder Junction, WI)

30 Panelist, Diversity at Camp, Crossways Camping Ministries (Hatley, WI)

JUNE (Pride@Church)

*June is Pride@Church month, where I offer FREE lgbtq+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning) trainings & dialogue to churches and offer faith+justice activism during June AKA Pride Month. Learn more & donate:

1-3 Facilitator, Pride@Church Old St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Chicago

11 Facilitator, Pride@Church 8th Day Project, Wisconsin

15 Instructor, international Association for Experiential Education (AEE) Webinar (2pm CST)

JULY/AUGUST: Youth Program Assistant, Holden Village (Washington State) 

SEPTEMBER: Seattle area consulting & activism

heART of Storytelling, OUT There AdventuresNWDC Resistance,


Preacher: “In Remembrance of Me: Jesus’ Radical Communion,” First United Methodist Church  (Bellevue, Washington)

Facilitator, “Jesus/Justice: faithful tools to dismantle oppression & racism” First United Methodist Church  (Bellevue, Washington)

Daylong Facilitator, Pacific Lutheran University, Parkland, WA

*Brave Dialogue in Academia: Managing Risky Justice Conversations (faculty)

*Brave + Radical: justice recipes for honest dialogue on power structures & racism ( public)

13 Facilitator, Queer Caucus, LGBTQ Outdoor Summit, (OUT There Adventures Board of Directors), Seattle


2-3 Decolonize Lutheranism Conference (#decolonize17), Philadelphia

9-11 Presenter, Association for Experiential Education, Montreal

16-19 Presenter, National Women’s Studies Association, Baltimore

DECEMBER: Midwest activism & consulting

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