Stina Kielsmeier-Cook works as Digital Communications Specialist at the Collegeville Institute. Her writing has appeared in The Other Journal, Geez Magazine, The Englewood Review of Books, and Her.menutics. She has a graduate diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies from the American University in Cairo, and a B.A. in Political Science from Wheaton College. Previously, she worked as a housing advocate for refugees. Stina lives in Minneapolis, MN, and she and her husband Josh are the parents of two young children.